Public Health

Vision:

To lead Schoharie County towards becoming the healthiest community in which to live, work and play.

Mission:

Prevent disease, Promote education to improve health, increase awareness of wellness and safety, and Protect against health threats.

We will work as a team to ensure that our community has access to the best health interventions, child and adult support services, environmental quality measures, and preparedness strategies by utilizing the most current and effective outreach, media and promotion tools.

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Grey Fox Tests Positive for Rabies – Town of Richmondville
2016 Community Service Plan & Health Improvement Plan
2016 Community Health Needs Assessment

Schoharie County Department of Health Always Be Prepared Graphic


Zika Virus Information available at: CDC.gov
or Health.ny.gov

New York State Ebola information line 18008612280

Office Information:

Main Phone: 518-295-8365
Fax: 518-295-8786
Public Health Nursing: 518-295-8474
Environmental: 518-295-8382
Early Intervention Preschool Services: 518-295-8705
HCR (Home Care of Rochester): 518-254-7092 Fax: 518-823-4006
Location: County Office Building, 3rd Floor, 284 Main Street, Schoharie, NY 12157

Mailing Address: P.O. Box 667, Schoharie, NY 12157-0667
Office Hours: Mon-Fri 8:30am – 4:30pm

DIRECTOR OF PUBLIC HEALTH
Dr. Amy Gildemeister, Ph.D

MEDICAL DIRECTOR
Lorraine Davis, MD

COMMUNICABLE DISEASE/IMMUNIZATION/CHRONIC DISEASE
Valerie Manchester, PHN

PUBLIC HEALTH PREPAREDNESS COORDINATOR
Eva Gigandet

COORDINATOR, PRESCHOOL SPECIAL NEEDS PROGRAM
Karen Simmons

BOARD OF HEALTH
Joseph Luz MD, President
Joseph R. Sellers MD, Vice President
Darah Wright MD, Secretary
Dan Crandell, PE
Phil Skowfoe
Carly Marbot
Debra McAllister

HIPAA COMPLIANCE OFFICER
Lorraine Davis

ANONYMOUS HIPAA REPORTING HOTLINE
(607) 656-9356