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Herkimer County Public Health Nursing Service - Program
Herkimer County Public Health Nursing Service
301 N Washington Street
Provides public health services that include: Rabies Prevention (receive notification of all dog bites in the county and work with the person that was bitten to make sure they get screened for rabies risk and the need for post-exposure prophylaxis) Lead Poisoning Prevention (works with families of children at risk for, or with an elevated blood lead level to reduce that child's level). Testing is not provided by public health but a referral is made to the NYS office. Immunization …
Rabies Investigations and Clinics - Program
138 N Court Street
Provides rabies prevention including pet vaccination clinics. Assists with the treatment of rabies by administering follow up injections of the vaccination in the weeks following exposure. Initial treatment must take place in a hospital emergency room.