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The Community Health Program consists of Registered Nurses who provide a wide range of nursing services in a variety of settings to Worcester County residents of all ages. Community Health Nurses assess, support, educate, and encourage individuals to be independent in meeting their care needs within a self-care framework. Care also focuses on disease prevention, treatment referrals, and education on personal and family emergency preparedness. The goal of nursing services is to work with individuals and families to achieve an optimal level of well being.


 

Services

Services provided under Community Health include:

Last Updated on Monday, 04 November 2013 12:25
 
 

Substance Abuse Help

 

Zika Information

 

Rabies Information


     

WCHD News

Worcester Health’s Lifestyle Balance: Girdletree Team Drops Nearly 300lbs in Six Weeks
 
Snow Hill, MD – A group of 39 determined Lifestyle Balance participants have lost a combined (and record-making) 300lbs; an average of 7.6lbs each, in just the first six weeks of the class. This is the most weight lost in the shortest amount of time since the program began in Worcester County in 2009. The class is located at the Girdletree Volunteer Fire Department, but open to the entire community. 
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Health Care Commission announces 4th meeting of Rural Health Care Delivery Workgroup
 
Baltimore, MD (March 8, 2017) – The Maryland Health Care Commission is announcing today that the fourth meeting of the Rural Health Care Delivery Workgroup will be later this month. The meeting will be held from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. Monday, March 27 in Room 150 of the House Office Building on 6 Bladen Street in Annapolis.
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New Smoking Cessation Program for Pregnant and Postpartum Women
 
Snow Hill, MD – The Worcester County Health Department will offer quit smoking classes this spring at the Center 4 Clean Start (C4CS), an addictions treatment center for pregnant and post-partum women. 
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