Public Health Nursing

  1. Communicable Disease Prevention

    The California Code of Regulations (Title 17) specifies diseases that are mandated to be reported by physicians and medical laboratories to Public Health authorities.

  2. Public Health Nursing Home Visits

    Public Health Nurses provide case management home visiting services to all ages and in all geographic locations of the county.

  3. Sexually Transmitted Disease Control

    Reportable sexually transmitted disease (STD) test results from throughout Humboldt County are sent to the Department of Health and Human Services Public Health Branch.

  4. Tuberculosis Case Management

    A leading cause of debilitating disease and lingering death worldwide, tuberculosis (TB) requires aggressive management.