Kathryn Wall

The Springfield-Greene County Health Department is moving its immunization center, with operations at its Westside Public Health Center to become more family-focused.

The Westside Immunization Center, located on South Scenic Avenue, has served the community for 13 years. Kathryn Wall, public health information administrator at the Health Department, says those same services will soon be offered at the Harold K. Bengsch Building on Chestnut Expressway, in a more central area.     

With Temps on the Rise, Ways to Avoid Heat Illness

Jun 9, 2015
KSMU archives

With temperatures on the rise this week, local health officials are offering tips on ways to stay safe from the extreme heat.

According to the National Weather Service, heat is one of the leading weather-related killers in the United States.

The Springfield – Greene County Health Department reported 53 heat-related illnesses in the 2014 summer season.

swmocounts.org

In this segment of the League of Women Voters' Making Democracy Work, Leslie Carrier talks with Kathryn Wall, public health information administrator for the Springfield-Greene County Health Department, about the new website, swmocounts.org, which serves as a community dashboard.