Herkimer County

Public Health Nursing

Christina Cain

301 North Washington Street
Herkimer, NY 13350


The Herkimer County Public Health team is dedicated to the protection and promotion of our resident's health through the provision of high quality, comprehensive, individualized services, in all phases of the life cycle.

Our objective shall include surpassing community standards. Our team of skilled, caring, compassionate individuals shall strive to meet the needs and expectations of the people in Herkimer County.

All available resources will be utilized to insure the mission statement is carried out. Staff and patient/family education will be provided. Open and continuous quality improvement will be encouraged. Each team member's contribution toward quality improvement will be recognized.



Special Interest Items:







Cancer Services Program



Sharp/ Needle Drop-off Collection Sites



2013 Community Health Assessment



NYS Expanded Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System



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Hours of Operation:
Monday - Friday 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
May thru September (summer hours) 8:00 AM - 4:00PM
The NY Bridge Plan provides “a bridge” of health insurance from October 1, 2010 until January 1, 2014
for uninsured New Yorkers with pre-existing medical conditions.