Public Health Nurse

The public health nurse provides prenatal and postpartum home visits, if requested. The purpose of this is to discuss infant care, safety and health issues. Information is also provided to residents about the services available through the health department.

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Immunization Requirements

The NJ State Department of Health provides resources and information about immunization requirements. See information provided from the NJ State Department of Health.

Influenza Resources

The NJ State Department of Health provides resources and information about the Flu and how to prepare for and and best avoid the illness. See information provided from the NJ State Department of Health.

Zika Virus

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has issued a travel warning for pregnant women and women trying to get pregnant. For details, please visit the CDC website or contact your physician. Also see mosquito travel guidelines. For additional information on the zika virus, please call the Zika Prevention Hotline at 1-800-962-1253.