The Nurse Call Center is available by phone:
Mon., Wed., Thurs., & Fri. (8 AM – 4:30 PM)
Extended hours on Tuesdays (8 AM – 6:30 PM)
If you are experiencing a medical emergency, please contact a medical professional or call 911.
The Public Health Division will be closed to the public for 2017 holiday observances on the following dates:
Head lice is a common health concern that school nurses have to deal with on a regular basis and can cause quite a stir amongst the families and school personnel. We hope the information on this page will assist you with proper surveillance and prevention at your school to avoid disrupting the learning environment.
Resources from Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction
Resources from Waukesha County Public Health
Sample Letter to Parents-Child has Head Lice (Spanish)
Sample Letter Head Lice in School (Spanish)
Head Lice: Steps to take at home (Spanish)
Head Lice & Scabies Report Form