NEW YORK STATE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH

 
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General Information
Description of AgencyOffers services in the areas of family health, disease control, environmental health, community health assessment and health education.
LocationAlbany
Geographic AreaNew York State (Albany, Clinton, Columbia, Dutchess, Essex, Franklin, Fulton, Greene, Hamilton, Montgomery, Nassau, Orange, Putnam, Rensselaer, Rockland, Saratoga, Schenectady, Schoharie, Suffolk, Sullivan, Ulster, Warren, Washington and Westchester Counties)
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AffiliationsNEW YORK STATE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH
Agency TypeNew York State
 
Client Information
Languages SpokenEnglish, Spanish
 
Availability
Hours of OperationMon-Fri 9:00 am-5:00 pm
 
Contact Information
Physical Site Address 1Empire State Plaza, Corning Tower
Physical Site City, State, ZipAlbany , NY 12237
Main Phone866-881-2809 (Public Health Duty Officer Helpline)
Emergency/After Hours Phone800-872-2777 (NYS AIDS After Hours Hotline)
TDD Phone800-662-1220 (TTY: Health Insurance)
Other Phone855-355-5777 (Health Insurance); 800-942-3858 (Child and Adult Food Hotline); 800-233-7432 (HIV/AIDS General information, Spanish)
Emaildohweb@health.ny.gov
Web Addresshttps://nystateofhealth.ny.gov
 
Director Information
Director's NameDr. Howard Zucker, MD.
Director's PositionCommissioner
Director's Phone518-474-2011
 
Additional Information
Facility TypeHospital/Clinic/Health Services
Parent AgencyNEW YORK STATE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH
 
Affiliated Programs and Services
This Agency: NEW YORK STATE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH
Affiliated Programs: AID DRUG ASSISTANCE PROGRAMS (ADAP)
AIDS INSTITUTE
BIRTH, MARRIAGE AND DEATH CERTIFICATES
CANCER SERVICES PROGRAM CONNECTION
COOLING CENTER LOCATIONS AND INFORMATION
EPIC (ELDERLY PHARMACEUTICAL INSURANCE COVERAGE)
GROWING UP HEALTHY
HAZARD MATERIALS EDUCATION AND LEAD TEST KITS
HOME NURSING AIDE INFORMATION
MEDICAL CARE COMPLAINTS
NARCOTIC ENFORCEMENT
NEW YORK PRESCRIPTION SAVER
NYS PHYSICIAN PROFILE
NY STATE OF HEALTH: THE OFFICIAL HEALTH PLAN MARKETPLACE (HEALTH INSURANCE)
PARTNERSHIP FOR LONG TERM CARE PROGRAM
PATIENT RIGHTS AND MEDICAID FRAUD
PROJECT WAVE NEW YORK
QUITLINE
SEASONAL AND SWINE FLU (H1N1 VIRUS)
VETERAN'S HOME AT MONTROSE
WOMEN, INFANTS, AND CHILDREN (WIC)
Affiliated Services: AIDS/HIV Services
Alcohol/Drug Abuse Services
Community-Based Services
Education/Prevention Services
Environmental/Conservation Services
Evaluation/Inspection Services
Health Care Services
Health/Medical Care Services
Health/Medical Care Services
Helpline/Hotline Services
Helpline/Hotline Services
Information/Referral Services
Information/Referral Services
Insurance Services
Insurance Services
Insurance Services
Insurance Services
Nutrition Services
Permit/License/Records Services
Permit/License/Records Services
Prescription Services