Home Nursing

Public Health Nursing

The Public Health Nursing division provides health promotion, disease prevention and health education services to Fayette County. Some of the programs and services available are described below.



Health Services

* Health related education * Childhood & adult immunizations
* Pregnancy testing * B-12 injections
* TB testing * Smoking cessation program
* Lead screening * Investigation of communicable diseases
* Health Education * Blood pressure & blood sugar screening
* Health related presentations for businesses and classrooms * Flu & pneumonia immunization
clinics

Resources

We have many pamphlets, videos and magazines available covering a wide range of health topics, including:

* Nutrition * Tobacco
* Abstinence * Sexually transmitted diseases
* Diabetes * Exercise
* Breast-feeding * Pregnancy
* Drugs


New Area 9 Agency has provided us with several wonderful books for care givers that are available to loan. Some are specific to individual diseases. Stop by or call for more information.

 


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Quick Poll

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