Health Department

Marathon County Health Department

Marathon County Health Department (MCHD) works to protect and improve the health of our local communities.  Use the menus on the left side to find information about the services provided by Marathon County Health Department.  Call 715-261-1900 if you have questions or would like additional information.

Health Department Hours: Monday-Friday, 8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

2015-2017 LIFE Report

2015-2017 LIFE Report Released at the LIFE Community Forum on January 19, 2016

Click here to access the report, including a snapshot report, and video series.

Popular Topics

Inspection Reports for Restaurants and Retail Food Facilities

Ebola (Ebola Virus Disease): Information from Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

Communicable Disease Reporting

List of Reportable Diseases. To report a communicable disease, please call 715-261-1900. If a call is placed after hours or on a holiday, a phone number will be provided to contact the on-call manager.

Pertussis Guidance


Joan M. Theurer

Health Officer: Joan M. Theurer, R.N., MSN
Phone: 715-261-1900 (also TDD)
Fax: 715-261-1901
E-mail: Contact Us

Address: Map
1000 Lake View Dr., Suite 100
Wausau WI 54403-6781

Department Hours:
8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.