Standing Commissioner’s Order for Isolation of Lab Confirmed COVID-19
Any person who has tested positive for COVID-19 through laboratory testing is required to remain isolated at the individual's place of residence until such time as the Westchester County Department of Health determines that the individual is no longer infectious in accordance with the clearance criteria as set forth by the CDC and/or the New York State Department of Health. Furthermore, any person so isolated must adhere to the Isolation Protocol. Read complete order:

Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)
A novel coronavirus called COVID-19 has been detected in hundreds of thousands of people worldwide. Cases of COVID-19 have been confirmed in New York State, including Westchester County, and it is expected that more cases of COVID-19 will be identified in the future. Information and guidance about COVID-19 for health care providers can be found on our Physician's Corner. COVID-19 Hotline numbers for the public:

  • People under self-quarantine and medical providers seeking information: (866) 588-0195
  • People inquiring about testing: (888) 364-3065

How to be tested for COVID-19
Contact your health care provider to find out if they offer testing or call the NY State COVID-19 Hotline at 888-364-3065 to make an appointment at the drive-through COVID-19 testing center at Glen Island in New Rochelle. You can also use the New York State Online Screening Tool to share your symptoms and pre-register for testing.

How to Get Your COVID-19 Test Results
If you were tested at the mobile site at Glen Island in New Rochelle, you will be notified by the New York State Department of Health. You may also access your results directly.

If you had testing performed through another laboratory or private health care provider, check to see if they have a patient portal or phone line where you can obtain your results. Regardless of testing site, if your test result is positive (detected or presumptive positive), the Westchester County Department of Health will be contacting you. 

COVID-19 General Recommendations for Cleaning and Disinfection of Households with Suspected or Confirmed Cases
As part of your everyday prevention actions, clean and disinfect frequently touched objects and surfaces in your home using a cleaning product that contains bleach. This includes tables, countertops, light switches, doorknobs, cabinet handles and appliances.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Hand Washing - Clean Hands Save Lives
Hand washing is one of the best ways to protect yourself and your family from getting sick. Learn when and how you should wash your hands to stay healthy.

Children's Camp Workshop 2020
Due to the ever evolving COVID-19 outbreak the 2020 Children’s Camp Workshop, scheduled for April 1, has been cancelled. The permit applications will be mailed out and all additional required paperwork, including the 2020 Powerpoint presentation, will be posted on Camp Operator Workshop.You will be notified when we have posted any and all information on the website.

Health Department Clinic Schedule Update
Due to the COVID-19 outbreak, Health Department Clinics in White Plains and Yonkers will operate on the following schedule effective 3/23/20:

  • Sexual Health Clinics will be held by appointment only. No walk in patients will be accepted.
    • Yonkers - Every other Monday, 3 pm to 6 pm. Next clinic dates are April 6 and April 20.
    • White Plains - Wednesdays, 11 am to 4 pm.
  • Tuberculosis Clinics will be medication pick-up only by appointment. No walk in patients will be accepted.
    • Yonkers - Every other Monday, 3 pm to 6 pm. Next clinic dates are April 6 and April 20.
    • White Plains- Thursdays, 4 pm to 7 pm. 
  • Immunization Clinics are closed until further notice.

Any patient that must be seen urgently should contact their clinic and ask to speak with a clinic nurse or clinician. White Plains Clinic - 995-5800, Yonkers Clinic - 231-2500.