Michael J. Nesheiwat, M.D.
Commissioner of Health

To find a specific service offered by the PCDOH, please go to the PCDOH Directory of Services.

Putnam County Department of Health

Phone: (845) 808-1390
Fax (Nursing): (845) 279-4104
Toll free (TTY) for Deaf, Hard of Hearing, and Speech Impaired
Dial 7-1-1 or 800-662-1220
E-mail: PutnamHealth@putnamcountyny.gov
The above email is only monitored during normal business hours – Monday-Friday. Complaints on facilities will not be addressed at this email address. To file a complaint, please call the Department of Health directly at 845-808-1390.
Address: 1 Geneva Road, Brewster, New York 10509
(Kern Building, above the Department of Motor Vehicles)

In the event of an emergency, Health Department staff are available 24/7.
Please call 845-808-1390 to report a public health emergency, animal bite, rabies exposure, communicable disease, and/or to make a Maternal Child Health referral.