For Providers

You may contact the Essex County Health Department 24/7 by calling 518-873-3500.  You will always speak with a person if you call this main phone line.  During regular business hours […]

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Clinics

We can bill Medicaid, Medicare Part B, Child Health Plus, Excellus Blue Cross Blue Shield or Fidelis Managed Care for immunizations.  Present your card at your appointment to receive vaccine […]

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Rabies

Our Required Activities As a local health department we are responsible for rabies surveillance, prevention and control.  Our activities include: Following NYS Public Health Law that regulates rabies investigations for […]

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Environmental Health

Most Environmental Health Services for Essex County are conducted by a NYSDOH District Office (covering Essex, Franklin & Hamilton Counties) under the categories of: Community Environmental Health and Food Protection Environmental Health […]

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Essex County, NY Public Health

Congratulations to Jennifer Newbury, RN, Director of Patient Services at Essex County Health Department! On November 7, Jennifer was honored as a recipient of the 2019 Telehealth Innovator Award at the North County Telehealth Conference. #nctelemed2019Congratulations to our four highly-deserving 2019 Telehealth Innovator Award recipients! We presented the awards to our honorees at today's 5th Annual North Country Telehealth Conference. AHI's Nancy Gildersleeve (far right) and Charles R. Wood Foundation's Charlene Wood (second from right) are pictured with this year's winners (l-r): Robert Kleppang, Hamilton County Community Services, Kevin Dougrey, Hudson Headwaters Health Network and Health Foundation, Dr. Michael Dinkels, Nathan Littauer Hospital and Nursing Home, and Jennifer Newberry, Essex County Certified Home Health Agency. #NCTelemed2019 ... See MoreSee Less

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