Public Health

COVID-19 Statistics

  • Total Confirmed: 6,384
  • Resolved Cases: 6,047
  • Total Deaths: 58
  • Active Cases: 279
  • Vaccinations Administered: 11,860

Updated 9/16 10:36 am


Due to increased cases of COVID, beginning on 9/6 all PPD clinics will be by appointment only.  To schedule an appointment for a PPD (TST tuberculin skin test) to be be placed please contact Veronica at (315) 946-5749.  

COVID-19 Vaccination Clinics

Walk in Wednesday COVID 19 Clinics will be held from 1-4 pm at Wayne County Public Health1519 Nye Road Lyons, NY  2nd Floor Public Health  beginning July 7th.

Please call for more information and to see which vaccine is available for the week you wish to attend. 

A COVID 19 Vaccine Clinic will be held at the Red Creek Fire Department on June 29th from 4pm-6pm. Both the Pfizer (ages 12 and up) and J&J (ages 18 and up) vaccines will be available. Walk-ins welcome, but pre-registration is encouraged. 

To pre-register for Pfizer, please Visit The Department Of Health's Website 

To pre-register for J&J, please Visit The Department Of Health's Website

Volunteer Information

Volunteer to ServNY Register. Prepare. Care.Wayne County Public Health is always in need of volunteers to have at the ready when needs arise, but as vaccination availability increases, we are in need of volunteers now more than ever! If you are a Wayne County resident who would like to serve your community alongside our fantastic staff, and provide assistance at our vaccination clinics, please use the link below to sign up and help us protect our community through service! Volunteers should consider that you may be needed on weekends or during normal work hours.

COVID-19 General Information

COVID-19 is spread by close contact with people who are sick. Symptoms include cough, fever, and shortness of breath. If you have recently traveled outside of the country and feel ill call your healthcare provider for instructions.

New York State Department of Health has also set up a COVID-19 hotline to answer general your questions, 888-364-3065.

In partnership with the communities we serve, Wayne County Public Health works to protect the health of our citizens, prevent disease and injury, and help our residents make informed choices about their health.

S2AY Network

The S2AY Rural Health Network is a partnership of Local Health Departments in Chemung, Livingston, Ontario, Schuyler, Seneca, Steuben, Wayne, and Yates counties.

Preparing for Flooding, Power Outages, and How it Affects Your Health

Looking for more information you may have seen in the local papers? You can find all of our press releases and ads, online, right here!

New York State of Health: What Does it Mean for You?

New York State of Health, The Official Health Plan Marketplace, is where New Yorkers can shop for, compare and enroll in health insurance coverage. You have a choice of health plans and help finding the plan that is right for you. It's the only place to get financial assistance to reduce the cost of coverage.

Health insurance offered in the Marketplace includes a comprehensive set of benefits.

To learn more call 855-355-5777.

Finger Lakes Regional Early Childhood Coalition

The Finger Lakes Regional Early Childhood Coalition (RECC) is a regional consortium of constituents involved in early childhood services for developmentally delayed children and their families. The purpose of the RECC is to bring together partners who have a stake in the provision of care for children in the Early Intervention and Preschool Services Programs. Meetings are open to the public and are held in Penn Yan.

Meeting Location

Yates County Public Health
417 Liberty Street
Penn Yan, NY 14527

Dates & Times

January 24, 2020 10:30 am to 2 pm

Wayne County / ServNY Medical & Non-Medical Volunteer Page

Lifeline Discount Telephone Service is a program designed to make basic telephone service more affordable for income-eligible consumers.