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Community Health Nurse

Our full-time Community Health Nurse (CHN) serves patients living within Jackson County and has the primary focus to promote health. The CHN deals with prevention of illnesses, and health promotion by evaluating public health programs in order to establish activities to promote, protect and restore health to the community.

The CHN locates and identifies individuals and families with health risk factors and connects them with the resources needed to provide optimum care. The CHN also performs home visits and teaches comprehensive curative, therapeutic, and preventive health care information to patients and their family members.