Communicable Disease

Every Day is a Chance to Improve Your Health and the Health of Your Community

The Communicable Disease program conducts the following important activities to help stop the spread of disease in the community:

  • Investigating disease reports
  • Interviewing patients
  • Monitoring symptoms of disease
  • Providing patient education
  • Tuberculosis Screening & Testing
  • STD Clinic and Immunization Clinic

The program follows New York State law for reportable diseases.

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

New York State Department of Health

To Help Stop the Spread of Germs:
  • Wash your hands properly and often.
  • Cover your mouth and nose when you sneeze or cough.
  • Avoid touching your eyes, nose, or mouth.
  • Stay home when you are sick and check with a health care provider when needed.