Health Services

Contact Us

Address
Suffolk County Department of Health Services
Public Health Nursing
Dennison Building, 3rd Floor
Hauppauge, New York 11788

Telephone
(631) 853-3069

Public Health Nursing


For Providers

Bureau of Public Health Nursing Provides
  • Coordination with health care providers to keep them updated on status of patient
  • Assessment of home environment’s impact on patient’s overall health.
  • Improvement to Provider follow up/appointment compliance
  • Health Education and Guidance
  • Reinforcement of patient’s plan of care
  • Tracking of signs and symptoms of patient’s progress
  • Identification of real or potential obstacles for the promotion of optimal health and wellness
Refer to the Bureau of Public Health Nursing
Patricia Schecher, Supervisor
Western Suffolk Public Health Nursing
patricia.schecher@suffolkcountyny.gov
3500 Sunrise Highway
Great River, NY 11739
631-854-0310
Fax 631-854-0311
Kathleen Collins, Supervisor
Eastern Suffolk Public Health Nursing
kathleen.collins@suffolkcountyny.gov
Riverhead County Center
Riverhead, NY 11901
631-852-1592
Fax 631-852-2696

Accepted Insurances

Affinity, Health First, Fidelis, Medicaid and Medicare (limited services)