Health Services/Resources

Health Services & ResourcesVision:Everyone Living Better, Longer
Goals:Improve Health Across the Life Span
Eliminate Health Disparities and Achieve Health Equity
Mission:To Assure Conditions in which People can be Healthy, and Members of 
Healthy, Safe, and Resilient Families and Communities.
Public Health Nursing in Wisconsin:Public health nursing in Wisconsin addresses the needs of communities, aligns with professional nursing standards, complies with state and local laws and regulations, and evolves with public health practices. 

Authority and Regulation:

  • Public health nurses, like all professional nurses in Wisconsin, are authorized for independent professional nursing action by the Wisconsin Nurse Practice Act, Wisconsin Statute, Chapter 441 "Board of Nursing."
  • This law regulates all professional nursing practice in Wisconsin.
  • To practice in Wisconsin, professional nurses must:
  • Graduate from an accredited school of nursing
  • Pass an examination on their knowledge of professional nursing practice
  • Hold a Wisconsin Registered Nurse (R.N.) license
Contact Us
715-538-2311 ext 220
18600 Hobson Street
Whitehall, WI 54773-8614


Monday - Friday
8:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Closed Major Holidays

Jennifer Comeau
Director of Public Health
Health Officer, Trempealeau County