Thursday, July 31, 2014

The Health Department is hiring for a Part-time Registered Nurse position. Must have current KS RN license. Nurse would be responsible for clinical and community nurse practice supporting a busy health department. Duties include patient assessment, counseling, maternal and child health, immunizations, women’s health and disease investigations. Also providing health education and promotion services.  19 hours/week. No benefits. Salary commensurate with experience. Below is the link to the application.  A complete job description and paper application can be picked up at 350 S Range, Ste 2, Colby, KS. TCHD is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  Email inquiries to

Services Offered:        

  • Immunizations
  • TB Skin Tests
  • Physicals (School, Daycare, Etc.)
  • KanBe Healthy Physical
  • Hearing/Vision Screen
  • Lab Work
  • Family Planning
  • RN & APRN Physicals
  • Pap Smear
  • Birth Control
  • Pregnancy Testing
  • HIV/STD's Check
  • Maternal and Infant Program
  • Lactation Classes
  • Lactation Room Available for Mothers Who Need to Nurse
  • WIC Services Offered Through the Sherman County Health Department (800-899-4892)


  • Immunization
  • Public Health Preparedness
  • Maternal and Infant Program
  • Chronic Disease Risk Reduction
  • Family Planning

The Breastfeeding Boutique

The Breastfeeding Boutique is located in the Thomas County Health Department and is open during health department hours. It offers breastfeeding supplies such as bras, breast pumps (for rent and purchase), Bellaband, Maya Wraps, milk storage, pillows, bracelets, and other baby items. This unique store will enhance your breastfeeding experience.

Brands we carry:

  • Medela
  • BellaBand
  • Bravado  
  • Leading Lady
  • Maya Wrap
  • Bamboobies Nursing Pads 
  • Amamante Nursing Wear

Its never too early to plan ahead for next year's school immunizations! Click here to see what the 2013-2014 School immunization requirements will be.


The Sherman County Health Department offers their WIC services in our office 3 days a months and can be reached at 1-800-899-4892.





Health Department
8am - 5pm, Monday - Friday
Contact Information

350 S Range, Ste 2
Colby, KS 67701
(Enter on the North End)

Phone: (785) 460-4596
Fax: (785) 460-4595
Flu Information Line: (785) 460-4599
(For Updated Information on the Seasonal and H1N1 Flu and Upcoming Clinics)

For after-hour emergencies, you can call 785-443-0375


Kasiah Rothchild, Administrator
Extension: 23

Kendra Glassman
Medical Records Clerk
Extension: 21

Kathy Ryan, RN, CLC
Clinic Nurse
Extension: 21

Monique Cheatum, RN
Clinic Nurse
Extension: 21

Angie Gaede
Billing Clerk

Joyce Schroeder
Healthy Start Home Visitor

Deanna Sulzman


Helpful Links...

Kansas Association of Local Health Departments Page

Kansas Division of Health
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Immunization Information
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We now accept credit cards (with an additional 2.5% processing fee).
Credit Card Brochure

Health Dept Photos