These applications forestall illness and ensure adequate diet for moms and babies from being pregnant to childhood. KCHD additionally operates a tuberculosis (TB) and Personal Health Services (PHS) clinic. Through testing and direct noticed therapy, the TB clinic aggressively treats instances of TB to eradicate the illness from Kent County.
Diabetes is at close to epidemic ranges throughout our neighborhood. In response to this the Free Clinic Health Center created a Diabetic Education program that gives training, support and provision of medication and supplies to patients in our Health Center. This program has resulted in important, measurable enchancment within the health and lives of our diabetic sufferers. The Health Department operates 4 public health clinics all through the county that offer immunizations and the Women, Infants, and Children program (WIC).
PHS offers testing, counseling, and in some circumstances, therapy, of HIV, gonorrhea, syphilis, and Chlamydia. KCHD has a state-of-the-artwork laboratory … Read More