July 25, 2021

Community Health Nurse

Union County Nurses and WIC Offices

209 E. Main St., Ste. 240

Elk Point, SD 57025

Phone: (605) 356-2644

FAX: (605) 356-2386

 

COVID-19 VACCINE INFO:

If you are calling from a (605) number, dial 211 for the SD info-line.

If calling from a non (605) number, call 1-800-997-2880

 

Office Hours (Hours and days may change.  Please call.)

Tuesday – 8:30 am – 5:00pm (Immunizations only)

1st and 3rd Wednesday – 8:30 am – 4:30 pm (WIC)

2nd, 4th, and 5th Wednesday – 8:30 am – 4:00 pm (WIC)

1st and 3rd Thursday – 8:30 am – 4:00 pm (WIC)

2nd, 4th, and 5th Thursday – 8:30 am – 1:00 pm (WIC)

 

Lisa McInerney, RN: Lisa is the Union County Nurse.  She is available every Tuesday from 9:00-5:00 to give immunizations by appointment only.  She also provides home visits for homebound people.  Lisa is on the Child Protection Team in Union County, is a member of the Tri-State Immunization Coalition, is a member of the Clay/Union County POD, and is co-chair of the Wellness Committee for the Union County Courthouse.

 

Jen Wechsler, RN, BSN, CLC: Jen is a nurse with the South Dakota Department of Health and the Women, Infant, and Child (WIC) Program. WIC is a supplemental nutrition program that provides nutritional support during critical times of growth.  WIC also prescribes food benefits to promote and support the nutritional well-being of the participants.  Jen gives free monthly prenatal education and breastfeeding information for expectant mothers through the Baby Care and WIC Programs.  She also administers Cribs for Kids, a program developed by the South Dakota Departments of Health and Social Services to help families provide a Safe Sleep environment for newborns.  Jen provides counseling and medication for the State of South Dakota’s Tuberculosis Program.

 

Rhonda Schelling, RDN, LN, CLC: Rhonda is a Registered Dietician with the South Dakota Department of Health and works with the Union County WIC Program.  She provides nutrition counseling for families on WIC.

 

Rumi Weigel: Office Manager for the Union County Nurses and WIC programs.  She is the point of contact for questions about the Immunization Program or WIC and for appointments.  She is a member of the Clay/Union County POD.