Tuesday, October 15, 2019


Mission Statement

  • Provide health services that will assist Graham County citizens to prevent disease, maintain health, and promote wellness.
  • Provide leadership for the identification of unmet health needs of Graham County citizens and to facilitate solutions to these problems.
  • Facilitate quality service delivery in a manner that is timely, flexible, convenient, non-discriminatory, and cost-effective for clients.
  • Cooperate with other community service agencies and organizations to improve and advance the quality of life in Graham County.
  • Foster a work environment that will provide staff development and job satisfaction, promote teamwork, and encourage leadership in public health.
  • Maintain fiscal responsibility, professional work ethics, and high standards of care in the health department.


Click the link below to find out more about public health.

Countryside Public Health

Health Department

Administrator/County Health Nurse: Michelle Billips, RN

Assistant County Health Nurse: Kelly Hamel, RN

Healthy Start Home Visitor: Barb Eckols

8:30-Noon, 1:00-4:30, Monday - Thursday
8:30-Noon, Friday



225 N. Pomeroy
Hill City, KS 67642

Phone (785) 421-3326
Fax (785) 421-2584