Communicable Diseases

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Shawnee County Health Agency
1534 SW Clay Street
Topeka, KS 66604 (m)
Phone: (785) 251-2488
Fax: (785) 354-4319

Mission Statement: Dedicated to promoting and protecting health in the community by providing prevention, education, and health care services.



Hours: 8:00 am – noon and 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm, Monday, Thursday, and Friday. 10:00 am – 2:00 pm, 3:00 – 7:00 pm, on Tuesday.  8:00 am – noon and 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm, on Wednesday


  • Communicable Disease Control and Education is responsible for prevention of infectious disease through surveillance, treatment and follow – up. For information on infection control and rabies call (785) 251-2488

Eligibility: Open to the public

How to Apply: Call (785) 251-2488

Fees: Medicaid, HealthWave, Medicare, Century, and Blue Cross Blue Shield and some private insurances are billed. Cash or check payments are also accepted

Funding: Not available