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Public Health Nursing

In the home and community, public health nursing services are provided in the areas of maternal and children's health, chronic disease case management, tuberculosis, lead poisoning, SIDS, communicable disease, and adult health. Public health nurses in Madera County primarily work with the preventive health care needs of low-income, uninsured families and individuals through case management of services needed in order to promote and maintain optimum wellness for individuals, families and the community. Case management services are initiated through family home visitation and utilize the nursing process to assess, counsel, educate, provide resources and referral services, and evaluate the effectiveness of each individual family service plan. For client referral form, click here. To review other programs managed by the Public Health Nursing department, and explore additional website information:

 

  • California Children's Services Program
  • Communicable Disease Control
  • Children's Health and Disability Prevention
  • Childhood Lead Poisoning Prevention Program
  • Preventive Health Care for Adults
  • Links to Other Websites

General County Contact

General County Contact
200 W. 4th Street
Madera, CA 93637
559-675-7703
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Use this number to get general information about the County or County departments.  

For non-emergency information or service, dial 311