McHenry County Department of Health - Nursing
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Public Health Nursing

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The Public Health Nursing Division focuses on promoting the health and safety of the community. By providing a variety of services focused on education, prevention, health screenings,  clinic services, and home visits; all of our citizens are able to have access to high quality and efficient services. 

Program Areas

Breast & Cervical Cancer Screening                                                                                                                                                                Illinois Breast and Cervical Cancer Program (IBCCP) and Susan G. Komen® Chicago provide screening for women…

Clinic Services
A variety of clinics are offered including immunization clinics, lead assessment and testing, STI testing...

Communicable Disease Program
Services help to assure the health of the county through surveillance, investigation, prevention and reporting of infectious...

Community Health/Education Services
Programs include tobacco use prevention, women’s health activities focusing on early detection of diseases, cardiovascular...

Maternal Child Health Services | WIC Español 
Services include programs (WIC, Family Case Management, All Kids) with the emphasis on improving the health and birth outcomes...

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Notice of Privacy Practices [PDF]

Noticia de las Practicas Privadas [PDF]

Name Title Program Phone Email
Susan L. Karras Director of Nursing
Jennifer C. Schorsch Assistant Director of Nursing
Kathie J. Deron Admin Specialist III
Sara J. Boline Comm Disease Prog Coord CD 815-334-4850
Dominic R. Cannata Health Educator CD 815-334-4847
Sandra A. Garcia Office Assistant II CD 815-334-4922
Erica P. Hunter Public Health Nurse CD/Clinic 815-334-4802
Shelley L. Kinney Public Health Nurse CD/Clinic 815-334-4857
Brandy S. Leman Public Health Nurse CD/Clinic 815-334-4522
Leticia Magana Office Assistant II CD/Clinic 815-334-4921
Connie Montana Office Assistant II CD/Clinic 815-334-4506
Lola Acevedo Office Assistant II TB 815-334-4500
Amanda C. Kurka Public Health Nurse TB 815-334-4802
Maria R. Cazares Office Assistant II TB 815-334-4500
Faith L. Schoen Public Health Nurse CD 815-334-4880
Karen L. Stephenson Public Health Nurse CD/TB 815-334-4920
Tammy A. Bozer Office Assistant II Clinic 815-334-4082
Jessica L. Joyce Public Health Nurse CD 815-334-4846
Angelica Perez Office Assistant II CD 815-334-5060
Katherine L. Urbanus-Bernero Public Health Nurse CD 815-334-4845
Patricia K. Corn Emergency Response Spec ER 815-334-0217
Annalleli Z. Caballero Family Case Mngt Assistant FCM 815-334-0208
Kathy S. Bennett Family Case Mngt Coordinator FCM 815-334-4518
Aletha A. Engle Public Health Nurse FCM 815-334-4594
Gail Fontana Family Case Mngt Assistant FCM 815-334-4533
Julie E. Goschey Public Health Nurse FCM 815-334-4514
Lisa C. Hanley Public Health Nurse FCM 815-334-4532
Kathleen M. Kash Family Case Manager FCM 815-334-4521
Lindsay A. Kellner Family Case Manager FCM 815-334-0220
Lydia M. Martinez-Szewczyk Public Health Nurse FCM 815-334-4539
Kristine L. Menneke Family Case Manager FCM 815-334-4524
Kimberly A. Myers Public Health Nurse FCM 815-334-4553
Adriana O. Ortiz Family Case Manager FCM 815-334-4513
Lori L. Seagren Office Assistant II FCM 815-334-4526
Sylvia G. Vilchis Health Program Technician FCM 815-334-4515
Stephanie K. Zarinana Family Case Manager FCM 815-334-4510
Meaghan D. Haak Health Promotion Coordinator Hlth Promotion 815-334-4529
Sunny L. Bengtson Office Assistant II Hlth Promotion 815-334-4852
Debra L. Case Vision & Hearing Tech Hlth Promotion 815-334-4516
Bridget M. Hoffmann Health Educator Hlth Promotion 815-334-4556
Christine E. Huelsman Health Educator Hlth Promotion 815-334-4847
Connie B. Seemann Vision & Hearing Tech Hlth Promotion 815-334-4507
Carol A. Waggoner Public Health Nurse Hlth Promotion 815-334-4580
Jennifer R. Northern IBCCP Coordinator IBCCP 815-334-0229
Fouzia Qazi IBCCP Case Manager IBCCP 815-334-1495
Janet Villagomez Office Assistant II IBCCP 815-334-0232
Ann L. Garmon WIC Program Coordinator WIC 815-334-4859
Imelda G. Alanis Office Assistant II WIC 815-334-4822
Blanca L. Alvarez Office Assistant II WIC 815-334-4505
Epifania Castro Office Assistant II WIC 815-334-4505
Nancy J. Chrest WIC Nutritionist WIC 815-334-4505
Emma K. Dalzell WIC Nutritionist WIC 815-334-4504
Kelsey J. Kellner WIC Nutritionist WIC 815-334-4505
Mayra Mendoza Office Assistant I WIC 815-334-2057
Leslie R. Odean WIC Nutritionist WIC 815-334-4537
Ermila Olsen Office Assistant II WIC 815-334-4892
Dawn M. Rugg Office Assistant II WIC 815-334-4523
Elizabeth Salas Office Assistant II WIC 815-334-4892
Valerie Y. Sarabia Office Assistant II WIC 815-334-4505
Janice A. Sedlack Office Assistant I WIC 815-334-0206
Christina L. Walkington WIC Nutritionist WIC 815-334-4537


CD Communicable Disease
ER Emergency Response
TB Tuberculosis
FCM Family Case Management
IBCCP IL Breast & Cervical Cancer Program
WIC Women Infant & Children

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