Health Insurance Enrollment
You may be eligible to apply for health care coverage if your income falls below the 200% federal poverty level or if you have a qualifying event such as loss of health insurance, divorce death etc. Call Wyoming County Health Department (585) 786-8890 and speak with one of our Certified Navigators for more information or if you need to renew your Medicaid, Child Health Plus or Essential Plan. Read More….
2018 Public Water Supply Operator Training - March 21, 2018
FREE local training for the operators of our drinking water systems that live or work in Wyoming County. Out of county are welcome also but must pay a fee of $20. It is anticipated that NYSDOH will grant 5.0 contact hours for re-certification requirements for drinking water operators. Lunch will be provided. Although directed at water operators, superintendents of public works and elected officials are also welcome to attend all day, or for part of the day. This training session will provide information on water system sustainability, usefulness of GIS mapping of water system and phosphates as a treatment option to improve water quality. It will also cover collaboration /partnership between water systems and reducing vulnerability from cyber-attack for small water systems. For more information please see our Water Operator Training brochure and to register please complete registration form included in the brochure or online. Please call (585) 786-8894 with any questions.
2018 Wyoming County Anti-Rabies Vaccination Clinics
Public Health Law requires all dogs, cats, and ferrets be actively vaccinated for rabies. The Wyoming County Health Department sponsors five rabies vaccinations free to residents of Wyoming County starting in March and going through October at various locations throughout the county. You can see the 2018 clinic schedule here.
To avoid the on-site clinic registration process you can now pre-register for the March 10, 2018 clinic by completing and submitting the online electronic registration form.
Governor Cuomo Signs Executive Order to Combat Widespread Flu Epidemic in New York
Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today signed an executive order to combat the flu epidemic in New York. The executive order allows pharmacists to administer flu vaccines to children ages 2 to 18 - increasing access and convenience for New Yorkers seeking the flu vaccination as the number of reported cases across the state continues to rise. Over the past week, 7,779 laboratory confirmed influenza cases were reported to the state and 1,759 New Yorkers have been hospitalized with confirmed influenza, the highest weekly numbers in both categories since reporting began in 2004 and surpassing last week's previous high of 1,606 hospitalizations.
"With flu cases reaching epidemic proportions in New York, we must do everything in our power to fight this virus and keep New Yorkers safe," Governor Cuomo said..Read More
Pay Your Environmental Health Related Fees & Invoices Online
In addition to paying your Environmental Health related charges by check, you now have the option to pay online with a credit or debit card using GovPayNet. For this service a small processing fee will be added to your transaction. If you would like more information please review GovPayNet Fee Schedule and GovPayNet Terms of Service prior to paying.