Nassau County Executive Edward P. Mangano and Health Commissioner Dr. Lawrence Eisenstein today announced the availability of tetanus vaccine to emergency responders. With the potential for emergency responders to suffer cuts or deep wounds during cleanup in the aftermath of superstorm Sandy, the Department of Health today issued advice on guarding against tetanus bacterial infection.
Nassau County Health Commissioner Dr. Lawrence Eisenstein announced today that a State of Emergency has been declared for certain identified homes in Baldwin and East Rockaway. This State of Emergency has been declared to eliminate threats to public health and safety for those residents affected by sewage main ruptures.
Just days before Thanksgiving Day, Nassau County’s annual winter “Veterans Stand Down” provided hot meals, free clothing and financial benefit services to more than 125 men and women who served in our nation’s armed forces.