About Us


Stoddard County Public Health Center was established for the residents of Stoddard County and is funded through county taxes and the state of Missouri. Most services are available to anyone regardless of financial status and are free of charge. We provide services for infants and children, young and middle aged adults, and the elderly population of Stoddard County.


The Stoddard County Public Health Center is located just north of the town of Bloomfield, MO on Highway 25. Traveling north, the Health Center is on the left. 


The Stoddard County Public Health Center will observe the following official state holidays and any other closings designated by the Board of Trustees.

Director of Stoddard County Public Health Center

Ben Godwin

Board of Trustees

  • Debra Kiser - Chairperson
  • Jeanie Huey- Vice-Chairperson
  • Sue Tippen - Secretary
  • Sherry Dodson - Member
  • Jeff Riddle -  Member

Board meetings are held monthly at the Health Center.


Stoddard County is a community of informed and healthy people in a safe environment.

Mission Statement

Stoddard County Public Health Center, striving to empower individuals and families, will protect the health and promote wellness by assessing and strengthening the public healthcare system through the coordination and delivery of services, education, and resources.


We, the Stoddard County Public Health Center are a caring, dedicated, professional team responsive to the health and safety needs of the community. We value quality health and wellness being delivered with a positive attitude of commitment, respect, integrity, confidentiality and equality in the coordination of care.