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How Should SBHCs react to COVID-19?

Updated: Feb 1

In ongoing preparations and work to address the spread of the COVID-19 virus, the New York State Department of Health (NYSDOH) has asked all SBHC programs to report school closures by emailing the DOH at to alert the Department.

If your SBHC closes, the DOH requires a review all vaccine temperatures upon return to ensure ongoing viability before administering any vaccine.

Latest News: Ban on Gatherings of 500+ in NYS

Basic COVID-19 resource links: citystate, CDC and WHO

NYSED guidance: NYSED/coronavirus

NYS School Health Information: NYSCSH

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