Public Health (Draft)

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.

Announcements and Upcoming Events:

COVID-19

Community health

Environmental Health

Weights & Measures

Early Childhood Services

Public Health Nursing

Opioids & Other Substances

Health
Forms

Medical Reserves Corps

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

MEDICAL CONSULTANT
Susan Emerson, MD

COMMUNICABLE DISEASE/IMMUNIZATION/CHRONIC DISEASE
Jamie Ayers, PHN

PUBLIC HEALTH PREPAREDNESS COORDINATOR
Vacant

COORDINATOR, PRESCHOOL SPECIAL NEEDS PROGRAM
Heather Head

BOARD OF HEALTH
Roy Korn, MD, President

Philip Skowfoe
Carl Stefanik
Stephen Strasser, MD
Debra Wollaber
Rebecca Eckel, MD
Bonnie Post
ANONYMOUS HIPAA REPORTING HOTLINE
(607) 656-9356

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

County Coroner Information

Donna A. McGovern, R.N.
PO Box 182
Cobleskill, NY 12043
Tel/Fax: 518-234-7672 (H); 518-848-4068 (C)

Matthew Coltrain
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)