We follow-up on animal bites to make sure that animals are quarantined or otherwise tested for rabies. The results of the animal quarantine or testing are shared with the bite victim and their medical provider. Report an animal bite
We offer two free programs for people who are pregnant and live in Dane County. Nurses provide support and information needed to have a healthy pregnancy and healthy baby. Legal residency not required to participate.
Referral forms for our Nurse Family Partnership or Prenatal Care Coordination Program.
We work to improve the health of women, infants and children who may be nutritionally at risk by providing healthy foods, health information, and referrals to health care. Clients must meet income eligibility guidelines.
Public Health Nurses follow-up on cases of reportable communicable disease in Dane County. The public health system depends upon these reports to monitor the health of the community and to provide the basis for preventive action.