White Earth Nation

Public Health

White Earth Public Health is operated under White Earth Home Health agency.

Public Health is "the science and art of preventing disease, prolonging life, and promoting health through organized efforts and informed choices of society, organizations, public and private, communities and individuals" (1920, CEA. Winslow).

The focus of Public Health intervention is to improve health and quality of life through the prevention and treatment of disease and other physical and mental health conditions, through surveillance of cases and the promotion of healthy behaviors.

 

School Nurse

 

White Earth Public Health Programs include:

Child and teen check-ups
Public Health Emergency Preparedness
School Nursing Services