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 it is answered by our friendly staff. After hours, weekends or holidays it is answered by an answering service who will connect you with our loyal on-call staff. To dial that number directly, call 1-888-270-7249.
Use this number to report a public health emergency, risk, problem, or environmental or occupational public health hazard. Use this number to refer patients for services or change home care patient orders.
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Pursuant to requirements for a local health department of New York State Department of Health (NYSDOH), the Provider Packet serves as communication with the members of the medical community to enhance understanding of the intersection of your work as a medical provider with the work of this local health department as the entity responsible for advancing the health of the population in Essex County. Within the packet you will find: