Public Health Nursing Practice Manual
Standard of Practice
© 2007 LAC DPH-Public Health Nursing
Follow up with the PCP on the PHN and REHS recommendations in Appendix C.
Follow up with the PCP every 4-6 weeks to ensure that client and at-risk household members are retested for BLL.
Refer at-risk household members in the categories listed on the CLPPP Progress Notes to their PCP for evaluation of possible lead exposure and BLL.
Refer affected household members with elevated BLLs to their PCP for follow up.
Consult with the CLPPP-PHN for those household members who have no PCP and no health care coverage.
Refer the client and household members for health care coverage based on results on Medi-Cal Outreach Questionnaire.
PHN Intervention – Disease and Health Event Investigation:
Provide disease and health event investigation per the guidelines in the:
LPFF and Appendix C
CLPPP Progress Notes
PHN Intervention – Other:
Plan interventions needed to assist client/household members with concerns identified in the PHN Assessment.