Providers, Labs and Schools
The following section was developed for Providers, Laboratories, and Schools to provide information and resources to increase knowledge and awareness of childhood lead poisoning in Iowa. Our aim is to also help you understand the important role you play in helping to prevent and treat childhood lead exposures. Through these pages you should be able to understand lead poisoning, how to identify risk in a patient population, how to help parents prevent lead exposure, know when and why children should be tested for lead, what services should be provided at each level, how to report test results, and provide recommendations to parents.
The following links will provide additional information on the following topics:
For more information on lead poisoning, contact the Iowa Childhood Lead Poisoning Prevention Program at 800-972-2026 or online at Contact Us.