Local Health Officers: Policies, Procedures and Protocols

Tuberculosis Program Guidelines - This website includes TB practice guidelines to download and customize for local health department use in establishing policies, procedures and practices.

Policy and Procedures for Public Health Nurse Home Visitation Program Documentation (Word, 85 KB) - Developed September 2007 by Karen Brewer, RN, BSN, Parent/Child and Chronic Disease Supervisor, Wood County Health Department.

Health Department Nurse Documentation Policy and Procedure Template  (Word, 28 KB)

Department of Health Services - Division of Public Health Policies and Procedures Template (Word, 39 KB)

Public Health Department Policy and  Procedure Manual Example (Word, 1.6 MB) - Developed 2012 by Lydia Lehnertz, Wisconsin AHEC CHIP Intern (Buffalo County) and Alyssa Weinrich, Wisconsin AHEC CHIP Intern (Pepin County).

Tips for Policies and Procedures Presentation (PPT, 1 MB) - Developed 2012 by Lydia Lehnertz, Wisconsin AHEC CHIP Intern (Buffalo County) and Alyssa Weinrich, Wisconsin AHEC CHIP Intern (Pepin County).

Agent Status for Voluntary Medical Advisors in Wisconsin Local Health Departments (Memo) (PDF, 26 KB)

Local Voluntary Medical Advisor Procedure (Word, 50 KB)

Local Voluntary Medical Advisor Policy (Word, 48 KB)

Sample county health department job descriptions for PHNs and RNs (Word, 55 KB)

These resources were contributed by the Iron County Health Department:

Regional Office Staff Lists

If you have any questions, email Jamie LaBrasca, Northern Regional Office, at jamie.labrasca@dhs.wisconsin.gov 

Last Revised: April 17, 2015