The Bureau of Public Health Nursing is a New York State Department of Health, Certified Home Health Agency working together with community programs and providers improving the health and quality of life for the residents of Suffolk County with many health needs. SBIRT and NARCAN trainings have been completed by the Public Health Nursing team. Both trainings are related to substance abuse. SBIRT is a screening process tool. NARCAN training teaches when and how to administer an aerosol form of the drug naloxone to an individual who is overdosing.
Through our many years of service, the bureau recognized the demand for maternal child health care creating our unique area of expertise. The Bureau’s mission is to promote optimal overall health and wellness strengthening the welfare of minority communities. Our unique focus is maternal child health.