Home Visiting

Health Department nurses can provide home visits to pregnant women, newly delivered mothers and infants.

Services provided

The following topics can be covered through a home visit:

  • Pregnancy-related issues
  • Labor and delivery
  • Post-partum issues, including signs of illness and post-partum depression
  • Breastfeeding
  • Well-baby care, including immunizations
  • Safe sleep
  • Ways to prevent abusive head trauma
  • Family planning

Home visiting nurses can also make referrals to additional services, either through the county health centers or partner agencies.

More information

For more information or to schedule a home visit, please call 859-363-2045.