Hours: Monday-Friday 7:30 am - 4:00 pm
Phone: 740-592-4431
Fax: 740-594-2370
Address: 278 W. Union St., Athens, OH 45701
After Hours Emergency Number: 1-877-627-2858
ODH COVID-19 Hotline: 833-427-5634

Public Health Nursing

Public Health Nurses focus on improving or maintaining, the health of individuals, families, and population groups within Athens County. Using clinical knowledge, social and public health sciences, Public Health Nurses promote recommended health prevention screenings, administer immunizations to prevent debilitating and life-threatening diseases, investigate communicable diseases to provide interventions to prevent disease from spreading and causing more illness and provide health education to meet the needs of the community.

To learn more about our specific programs, please click one of the following links:
Disease Prevention
*Seasonal* Shot Information

Notice of Privacy Practice
Other Nursing Department Forms

Public Health Nursing Department Staff
Crystal Jones, RN- Director of Nursing - (740) 447-5907
Dawn McKee, RN - (740) 447-5906
Lauren Denner, RN  - (740) 447-5905
Tobey Witschey, RN - (740) 447-5904
Stacy Crook, Clinical Clerk - (740) 447-5900