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Prenatal and Postpartum Care Coordination (PNCC)
A Public Health Nurse from the Clark County Health Department visits you at your home or other preferred location throughout your pregnancy to provide you with a variety of educational materials. An individualized plan is made after the first visit to meet the needs of the client and focus on areas of concern. This personalized plan helps keep the mother and baby healthy and focused through the end of their pregnancy.

Topics Include:

  • Breastfeeding
  • Childbirth
  • Cribs
  • Common discomforts of pregnancy
  • Depression risk
  • Warning signs of pregnancy issues
  • Fetal Growth and development
  • Home Safety
  • Maternal health and wellbeing
  • Nutrition
  • Signs and symptoms of early labor
  • Stress management

Other Services Include

  • In home lead, water, and radon testing
  • Blood pressure checks
  • Smoking cessation
  • Referrals to reproductive health for post pregnancy birth control methods

After the baby is born, the hospital will ask if you are interested in having a nurse come to your home to do a visit to check in on the mother and baby. If you indicate that you would like a visit the hospital will then send a referral to the health department. This service is available to clients seen during the prenatal period as well as all other mothers.

Topics Included in post partum visit:

  • Car seat installation and use
  • Breastfeeding support
  • Home safety
  • Infant care
  • Maternal wellbeing and recovery
  • Sleeping conditions

Nurse will also:

  • Listen to heart and lung sounds
  • Weight the infant
  • Answer any questions
  • Make referrals as appropriate

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Clark County Courthouse
Hours:  8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
517 Court St., Room 301
Neillsville, WI 54456
Phone: (715) 743-5148
Fax: (715) 743-5154