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Public Health Nursing / Maternal Child Adolescent Health

Hermia Parks

Director of Public Health Nursing

Health Administration Building

4065 County Circle Drive, Riverside, CA 92503

(951) 358-5438 |  Fax (951)358-4762  |  E-mail

Description

Public Health Nurses help individuals and families prevent illness and maintain and achieve good health. Public Health Nursing has a variety of programs that help improve the health and development of our County residents. Anyone may request Public Health Nursing Services. There is no charge for these services.

Public Health Nursing Services and programs include home visits with pregnant/parenting moms, their babies, high risk infants and children, other family members, including adults and seniors. Public Health Nurses also collaborate with Department of Public Social Services for follow-up with infants and children at risk of child abuse/neglect and also follow up with children placed in foster care homes.

Please email if you would like to make a referral or contact Public Health Nursing.

Vision

Strive to promote and maintain wellness for all Riverside County Residents through the unique expertise and leadership of the Public Health Nurses

Mission

To prevent disease and promote optimum wellness in the population of Riverside County using evidenced based knowledge from nursing, social, and public health science, to achieve positive measurable outcomes.

Administration

The Administrative Team, composed of the Nursing Director and three Assistant Nursing Directors, oversees and monitors the various programs and staff in Public Health Nursing / Maternal Child Adolescent Health.

Public Health Nursing Assistant Nurse Managers and Senior Public Health Nurses are based throughout the county in order to provide maximum support to staff.

Department of Public Health
Riverside County Public Health Nursing / MCAH
Health Administration Building | 4065 County Circle Drive, Riverside, CA 92503
(951) 358-5438 | Fax (951) 358-4762