Public Health Nurse

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Overview

The Public Health Nurse’s Office provides the following services and programs to the residents of Sandwich:

  • 2019 - 2020 Flu season will soon be upon us.  Flu Clinics will begin in October. Both regular flu vaccines and high-dose flu vaccines will be available.  Stay tuned for more information about upcoming clinics.
  • Mosquito-Borne Illness Prevention Counseling (See our Mosquito page for daily EEE and WNV updates!)
  • Blood Pressure Checks
  • Child and Adult Immunizations (Shingrix is available)
  • Travel Immunizations
  • Communicable Disease Follow-up
  • Durable Medical Equipment Loan Closet (wheelchairs, shower chairs, walkers, canes, commodes, crutches, etc.)
  • Home Visit for Assessments
  • Flu Clinics
  • Medication and Dietary Counseling
  • Tick Removal and Education (see below for educational video)
  • Suture Removal and Wound Care
  • Appointments are needed for some services. For more information about these programs and other services, please contact the Public Health Nurse’s Office.