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)