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Welcome to the Health Department website!

420 N Fairview Ave.
Burns, OR 97720

Right across from the hospital

Phone: (541) 573-2271
Fax: (541) 573-8388

Business Hours:
Monday – Friday
8:30 am – 12:00 pm and 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm
(Excluding holidays)

RN Clinic Hours:
Tuesday – Thursday
9:00 am – 11:00 am and 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Clinics vary by day of the week, call for further information.

Meet the Staff!

Barbara Rothgeb, R.N., BScNBarbara Rothgeb

Where did you grow up, attend school?
India in the Himalayas, K-12. St. Olaf College, MN for Nursing

When did you start at HCHD?
October 2008: Half-time Home Health /Hospice and Half-time Public Health until 09/2011 when I came to Public Health full time

What programs do you work on at HCHD?
Dental Health, Immunizations, Family Planning, Babies 1st, CaCoon, MCM, Communicable Disease, TB and Corrections

What is your favorite part about working at HCHD?
The challenges, variety and scope of practice in planning and practicing population health.

What do you like to do in your free time?
Read, learn, garden, hike, and spend time with family

Tell us 5 things about yourself:
1) I love people.
2) I love being able to help people.
3) I am a thinker.
4) I believe faith and hope are integral to the development of human potential.
5) I work at applying the principal that Justice and mercy are not mutually exclusive.