Maternal Child Health (MCH), Public Health Nursing (PHN), Health and Human Services Agency, County of San Diego, South Region

Public Health Clinics and Public Health Nursing

General Information
Description of ServiceProvides public health nurses to promote and improve access to healthcare and other resources for MCH, PHN and their children. With a focus on maternal and child health issues and on communicable disease control. Services may be provided in the home or in a clinic. Public health nurses are BSN-registered nurses with course work in community health.
Geographical AreaCities/Towns: Chula Vista Communities: Otay Mesa Zip Codes: 91902, 91932, 91978, 92154, 92173
TerritoryMCH PHN Supervisor
Call:(619) 409-3130
Fax: (619) 409-3113
Facility/ADA AccessWheelchair Accessible
Intake ProcedureCall for information and appointment; some services available on a walk-in basis.
Intake RequirementsPreferred Method of Referral is PHixWeb:
Client Information
Target PopulationFamilies
Intended Participantshealthcare and other resources for at-risk pregnant and postpartum women and their children.
Age GroupAll Ages
Languages SpokenSpanish; Tagalog
OtherOr California Identification Card or Military ID
Driver's LicenseRequired
EligibilityCHILDREN 0-5 YEARS:
High-risk infants with low birth weight, Hypotonia, Prematurity of ≤32 wks, APGAR scores of 0-3, Intracranial abnormal pathology, genetic, systemic or metabolic conditions which may be associated with developmental delay, Perinatal substance abuse exposure, positive toxicity screen for infant or signs of toxicity/withdrawal.
Service Duration: 18 month of services to infant/child.

For CWS Referral Only: Children < 6 y with medical condition; first time entry into CWS and within 3 mos of involvement; must be with parents or in kinship care.

Any pregnancies with current/recent domestic violence, history of prenatal loss or pre-term births, no prenatal care after 1st trimester, high risk pregnancies,
Postpartum families with current/recent DV, postpartum depression/bonding issues.
Low income
Fees or Charges
Types of FeesFixed fee schedule. Minimal fees charged for services. Some services available on a sliding fee scale basis.
Insurance AcceptedYes
Payment NotesAccepts Medi-Cal for some services. No one will be turned away based on inability to pay.
Capacity Limitations70 families (caseload driven)
Hours of Operation 8:00 am-5:00 pm Monday-Friday
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Contact Information
Contact's Position MCH PHN Supervisor- Preferred method of referral is through PhixWeb
Contact's Email
Physical Site Address 1 690 Oxford Street
Physical Site City, State, Zip Chula Vista, CA 91911
Main Phone (619) 409-3130
Fax (619) 409-3113
Web Address
Additional Information
County Entity/County Funding SourceCounty of San Diego Entity
Affiliated Agency, Programs, and Services
Affiliated Agency: Public Health Services, Health and Human Services Agency, County of San Diego
Affiliated Program: Public Health Clinics and Public Health Nursing
This Service: Maternal Child Health (MCH), Public Health Nursing (PHN), Health and Human Services Agency, County of San Diego, South Region
Taxonomy Postings
Posted to Categories: Public Health Nursing (JP-6600)