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.
AFFIRMATION OF ISOLATION – This form may be used for Release from Isolation and for NY Paid Family Leave COVID-19 claims as if it was an individual Order for Isolation issued by the Schoharie County Director of Health.
AFFIRMATION OF QUARANTINE – This form may be used for Release from Quarantine and for NY Paid Family Leave COVID-19 claims as if it was an individual Order for Quarantine issued by the Schoharie County Director of Health.
|DIRECTOR OF PUBLIC HEALTH|
Dr. Amy Gildemeister, Ph.D
Susan Emerson, MD
COMMUNICABLE DISEASE/IMMUNIZATION/CHRONIC DISEASE
Jamie Ayers, PHN
PUBLIC HEALTH PREPAREDNESS COORDINATOR
COORDINATOR, PRESCHOOL SPECIAL NEEDS PROGRAM
BOARD OF HEALTH
Joseph Luz MD, President
Roy Korn, MD
Stephen Strasser, MD
HIPAA COMPLIANCE OFFICER
Susan Emerson, 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