To lead Schoharie County towards becoming the healthiest community in which to live, work and play.
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.
New York State is experiencing record numbers of COVID-19 cases and extremely high hospitalizations that are stressing the healthcare system and public health response capacity.
What should I do if I test positive for COVID-19 OR if I was exposed to someone who tested positive or displayed COVID-19 Symptoms?
I tested positive for COVID-19 and I need a document to provide to my employer.
Note: Schoharie County Department of Health will no longer be issuing patient specific isolation orders. Please use the New York State attestation at the link above.
Who is eligible for a booster?
Report a COVID-19 Home Test Positive result
|DIRECTOR OF PUBLIC HEALTH|
Susan M. Franko, Ph.D, RRT
Susan Emerson, MD
COMMUNICABLE DISEASE/IMMUNIZATION/CHRONIC DISEASE
PUBLIC HEALTH PREPAREDNESS COORDINATOR
COORDINATOR, PRESCHOOL SPECIAL NEEDS PROGRAM
BOARD OF HEALTH
Roy Korn, MD, President
Philip Skowfoe, Jr.
Stephen Strasser, MD
Debra Wollaber, Ph.D., RN
Rebecca Eckel, MD
ANONYMOUS HIPAA REPORTING HOTLINE
Main Phone: 518-295-8365
Public Health Nursing: 518-295-8474
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
County Coroner Information
Donna A. McGovern, R.N.
PO Box 182
Cobleskill, NY 12043
Tel/Fax: 518-234-7672 (H); 518-848-4068 (C)
PO Box 861
Middleburgh, NY 12122
Tel: 518-827-5200 (O); 518-231-8489 (C)
Suzann M. Kipp
199 Shenendoah Drive
Sloansville, NY 121060
Tel: 518-461-6157 (C)
Wells M. Farr
PO Box 357
Central Bridge, NY 12035-0357
Tel: 518-461-4751 (C)
Listed below are some of the laboratories approved by the New York State Department of Health:
For all laboratories vist: https://www.wadsworth.org/regulatory/elap
Adirondack Environmental Services
314 North Pearl Street
Albany, NY 12207
CNA Environmental, Inc.
27 Kent Street, Suite 102
Ballston Spa, NY 12020
1570 Helderberg Avenue
Rotterdam, NY 12306
Capital Region Environmental
137 Columbia Turnpike
Rensselaer, NY 12144