Health Department

​Business Hours

Monday - Friday 9:00am – 4:30pm

Darlene Walsh, R.N., Public Town Nurse
dwalsh@totowanj.org | (973) 956-1000 ext. 1061 | fax (973) 956-0241
Totowa Community Center: 385 Union Boulevard, Totowa, NJ 07512
Susan D'Aiuto, Registrar
sdaiuto@totowanj.org | (973) 956-1000 ext. 1008 | fax (973) 956-5668
Municipal Complex: 537 Totowa Road, Totowa, NJ 07512

The Totowa Health Department carries out the policies of the Board of Health and the New Jersey State Department of Health The Borough Nurse is in charge of:

Reportable Diseases - Investigation, Case surveillance/follow-up/education

Adult Immunizations - Flu, Pneumonia

Childhood Immunizations - Please contact the Paterson Health Department for immunizations at no charge.

Sexually Transmitted Diseases - Referral and State notification

Tuberculosis Control - Referral and State notification. Follow-up and testing
Annual Auditing of all pre-schools and kindergartens

Adult Health Services - SMAC blood testing-offered in spring April/May. Screening provides complete Cardiac risk profile while measuring 23 different elements found in the blood. The screening is instrumental in detecting various diseases in their early state. Fee is approximately $20. Additional testing available for PSA, Lyme, Hepatitis B, Hepatitis C, typing and TSH.

Health Fair (held each fall) provides free screenings for Hearing, Vision-glaucoma, Cardiovascular disease, Dental

Blood Pressure Screenings - Third Tuesday of each month 9 -10:30 am at the Totowa Community Center

Flu/Pneumonia Clinic - Free with Medicare # for seniors or those with chronic illness. Held each fall in October/November.

Public Health Home Visits, Public Health Office Visits and Blood-borne Pathogen training.