Health Department

Flu Vaccine

Flu season is right around the corner and now is the perfect time to get your Flu vaccine. Getting the Flu vaccine not only protects you but everyone else around you. Call the Russell County Health Department at 785-483-6433 if you have any questions or would like to make an appointment. 

Flu Permit (Pdf)

The Russell County Health Department has been proudly serving Russell County since 1925. Our mission is to promote wellness, prevent disease, and protect the health of all citizens of Russell County and the surrounding areas, and to empower all citizens to make responsible decisions through health education, using public health functions of assessment, assurance, and policy development.



Our office excepts insurance policies from a wide range of companies. Please check with your insurance company before your appointment to confirm that the service provided by the Russell County Health Department will be covered by your policy.  Fees that are not covered by your insurance will become the policy holder's responsibility. 

Our office is not a provider for the following insurance companies:

  • Ambetter
  • Lasso
  • Tricare/VA