Public Health Nursing
1845 N. Fair Oaks Ave.
Pasadena, CA 91103
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Phone: (626) 744-6089
The PHN services include:
- Education related to a communicable disease or illness
- Illness prevention through health teaching
- Assessment to identify family health needs
- Case management
- Patient advocacy
- Community referrals
- Community education/presentations
In addition, our Public Health Nurses work in partnership with our epidemiologist, and our health officer to control and prevent the occurrence and spread of communicable diseases. We conduct epidemiological investigations of selected mandated reportable and communicable diseases including tuberculosis (TB), salmonellosis, pertussis, hepatitis, and meningitis. Educational information and materials on the disease process, transmission, and prevention are available to the community.