The New Bedford Health Department Public Health Nursing Division promotes health in the community by evaluating trends and providing needed health interventions.
Services provided by the Public Health Nurses include:
- Influenza (Flu)
- CPR Training
- Arbovirus (mosquito-borne illness) Monitoring: West Nile Virus (WNV), Eastern Equine Encephalitis (EEE)
- Infectious Disease Reporting
- Sharps Disposal Containers (based on availability)
- Emergency Dispensing Sites (EDS)