Departments

Health

Allegany County

Department of Health

County Office Building
7 Court Street
Belmont, New York 14813-1076

Mission Statement

The mission of the Allegany County Department of Health (ACDOH) is to educate, motivate, and empower Allegany County residents to adopt and maintain healthy lifestyles.

Since the addition of the environmental health division in 1975, the Department of Health is the centralized resource for all Allegany County residents to better their health and well being.

Phone: 585-268-9250
Fax: 585-268-9264

Allegany County COVID-19 – All Press Releases and Updates related to the COVID-19

will now be located on a page dedicated to this issue.

For more information on COVID-19, visit the New York State Department of Health’s Coronavirus website https://coronavirus.health.ny.gov/home .

 For more information on COVID-19,call the Allegany County Department of Health at 585.268.9250.


Click here for Pharmacies that offer vaccinations

News Release: Roll up your sleeves and ServNY      

www.health.ny.gov/ServNY.

News Release: Contact the health department if you have COVID-19 symptoms for testing

Click here to watch –Catch The Bat!! -a video on how to catch the bat and bat rabies from the New York State Department of Health

August 1, 2020: News Release: Catch the Bat!

How to remove a tick video–  Click here to learn more about how to remove a tick

2020-2021 School Year New York State Immunization Requirements for School Entrance/Attendance page one

2020-2021 School Year New York State Immunization Requirements for School Entrance/Attendance page two

8/4/2020News Release: Septic System Replacement Program

Additional information from Allegany County, Towns and Villages, Schools and Colleges and information for Businesses and Individuals are available on these pages:

CLICK HERE FOR AN UPDATE ON THE WIC PROGRAM

ALL ALLEGANY WIC CLINIC SITES ARE CLOSED TO VISITORS WIC CONTINUES TO SERVE CURRENT and NEW PARTICIPANTS VIA TELEPHONE PLEASE CALL 585-593-2533 or 1-800-394-1942 and leave a message!

Someone will return your call ASAP!

 

Click on one of the links below to watch a Public Service Announcement on Novel Coronavirus

Novel Coronavirus-A message from New York State’s Health Commissioner (youtube.com)

Novel Coronavirus- What New Yorkers Should Know (youtube.com)

 


Click here to see the list of pharmacies offering vaccines in 2020

 

Resources

  • Free Lead Testing Pilot Program
  • Drinking Water Testing Labs
    Compiled by the Allegany County Department of Health
    The lists below are laboratories that provide information, sampling instructions and containers, and analyses for private or public water supplies in our area.  All analyses needed to comply with any regulation (Subpart 67-4 Lead Testing in School Drinking Water) must be performed by a laboratory certified by the New York State Department of Health Wadsworth Center under the Environmental Laboratory Approval Program (ELAP).
  • Zika Virus testing and hotline
  • Zika Virus Fact Sheet
  • Zika Travel Poster Prototype-Pregnant Women
  • For Zika Virus Testing Call 585.268.9250
    The Allegany County Department of Health will bill Medicare, Medicaid, Blue Cross and Blue Shield, Independent Health, Univera, United Health (Empire Plan), Fidelis, and Magna Care (Aetna, etc). Other insurances will be billed and they may or may not pay for your services.  If your insurance does not pay for your ACDOH services “you” the client are liable to pay for these services. The Allegany County Department of Health has a sliding scale for payment of services for clients who are uninsured/underinsured. *The Allegany County Department of Health’s health care professionals are not affiliated with any hospital.
  • Allegany County Food Service Inspections
    All temporary food service operations that do not secure a permit to operate at least 10 days prior to the start of the event will be charged an additional $25.00 late fee.
    If a permit is issued on-site due to not properly submitting paperwork at least 10 days prior to the start of the event, a $25.00 late fee will be charged.
    How did your favorite restaurant do?
  • www.health.data.ny.gov