State Health Commissioner Showcases Public Health Prevention Efforts in Delaware and Sullivan Counties

New York State Health Commissioner Richard F. Daines, M.D. will be available to meet with press by invitation only during the following events on Thursday in recognition of National Public Health Week.

Thursday, April 10

When:

  • 10 a.m.

Where:

  • Delaware Valley Hospital, 2 Titus Place, Walton

What:

  • Asthma Prevention & Management: Commissioner Daines observes an asthma education and care coordination program for children, conducted by the Asthma Coalition of the Southern Tier.
  • Limited Press (by invitation only): Contact Diane Mathis, 518-817-6198

When:

  • Noon

Where:

  • Hudson River Health Center, 23 Lakewood Ave., Monticello

What:

  • Diabetes Management: Commissioner Daines observes a diabetes chronic disease management model.
  • Limited Press (by invitation only): Contact Diane Mathis, 518-817- 6198

When:

  • 2:30 p.m.

Where:

  • Sullivan County Health Department, 50 Community Lane, Liberty

What:

  • Latino Health Services: Commissioner Daines meets with the Latino Service Providers Coalition.
  • Limited Press (by invitation only): Contact Diane Mathis, 518-817-6198.

When:

  • 3:30 p.m.

Where:

  • Sullivan County

What:

  • Home Visit: Commissioner Daines accompanies a public health nurse on a home visit in connection with the Home Health/Nursing Home Without Walls program.
  • Limited Press (by invitation only): Contact Diane Mathis, 518-817-6198