Public Health Nursing Practice Manual
Standard of Practice
© 2007 LAC DPH-Public Health Nursing
Acute Communicable Disease: Individual
Complete investigation forms:
Submit report within 5 working days of closure or timeframe agreed upon in consultation with the PHNS.
Submit interim reports as needed until case is closed.
Document in the NPMS:
File a copy of the PHN Assessment per PHN Assessment Form instructions.
Evaluate client satisfaction:
Give client satisfaction form to the client/caregiver for completion and submission in a pre-addressed, stamped envelope.