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Get the Facts about Ebola

Information about Ebola for residents:

The New York State Department of Health - Ebola Information

Information about Ebola for health care providers:

Please see our page for Health Care Providers

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Enterovirus EV-D68

The Rockland County Department of Health is sharing preventive advice to help families stay healthy during flu season and beyond.
Get information about Enterovirus EV-D68 and how you can help keep your child from getting and spreading it.
 

Scheduled Clinics

Oct
22
Clinics
8:30 am - 11:00 am
The Child Immunization Clinic provides immunization for common childhood diseases for children ages 5-18. For appointments or mo.....

Oct
29
Clinics
8:30 am - 11:00 am
The Child Immunization Clinic provides immunization for common childhood diseases for children ages 5-18. For appointments or mo.....

Nov
05
Clinics
8:30 am - 11:00 am
The Child Immunization Clinic provides immunization for common childhood diseases for children ages 5-18. For appointments or mo.....

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Message from the Commissioner

As the Commissioner of the Rockland County Department of Health, I want to extend a warm welcome to you as you visit our website and learn about the many programs and services that we offer.

Our mission is to promote and protect the health of our residents. We envision a safe, healthy county for our residents to live, work and play, and where everyone has an equal opportunity for a healthy and productive life. We are here for you, your family and your businesses.  We aspire to make Rockland the healthiest county in the nation. Our goal is to become a nationally accredited health department by the end of 2014, and to maintain that accreditation.

On behalf of the truly dedicated employees of the Health Department, I urge you to explore our website and access the wide range of services that we offer.

Recent Press Releases

Oct 17, 2014 County Executive Ed Day and Commissioner of Health Dr. Patricia Schnabel Ruppert request residents and businesses be vigilant in their efforts to conserve water, as below-average rainfall in August and September has begun to impact Rockland's water resources. ...[More]
Oct 10, 2014 How can we help students enhance their ability to learn and improve their grades while also getting healthier? It may be simpler and more fun than you think! ...[More]
Oct 10, 2014 The Rockland County Department of Health hopes to raise awareness about the effects of lead poisoning in children during National Lead Poisoning Prevention Week (NLPPW), October 19-25, 2014. ...[More]
Oct 07, 2014 The Rockland County Department of Health will hold a flu vaccine clinic on Friday, October 10, 2014 from 1 pm – 4 pm in the Robert L. Yeager Health Center, Building A Exhibition Hall, located at 50 Sanatorium Road in Pomona. ...[More]
Oct 06, 2014 Begin your journey to a healthier you - sign up for the highly successful Diabetes Prevention Program (DPP) offered by the Rockland County Department of Health. Our free  program meets at the Robert Yeager Health Complex, on Tuesdays from  5:15 pm - 6:15 pm, beginning October 28, 2014. Space is...[More]

Popular Information

Administration

Patricia Schnabel Ruppert,
DO, FAAFP

Commissioner of Health

Contact Us

Rockland Cnty Health Dept
Robert L. Yeager Hlth Cntr
50 Sanatorium Rd, Bldg D
Pomona, NY 10970


Administration
845-364-2512

Disease Control
845-364-2997

Emergency Medical Services
845-364-8923

Environmental Health
845-364-2608

Epidemiology
845-364-2956

Health Promotion
845-364-2500

Medical Examiner
845-364-2826

Patient Services
845-364-2534

Public Health Preparedness
845-364-2660/2526

Public Health Social Work
845-364-2620