Queens County Health Department

Find Queens County New York health departments, DOH, and health and human services. Health departments provide information on health insurance, affordable health care, public health, human services, women, children and family health services and issues.


New York City Health Department 4209 28th Street Long Island City NY 11101 347-396-2600


New York City Health Department 1839 42nd St Astoria NY 11105 718-267-2170

New York Health Department 853 Onderdonk Avenue Flushing NY 11385 718-381-8343

Rockaway Health Department 6710 Rockaway Beach Boulevard Far Rockaway NY 11692 718-474-2100

If I get sick from a restaurant, how do I report it?

Contact the local, county, or state Health Department. In most cases, the Health Department will provide a complaint form and follow up on the complaint. This usually results in an inspection of the business.

What do Public Health Nurses do?

Common tasks of Public Health Nurses include home health supervision visits, communicable disease and food borne illness investigations, public flu and pneumonia clinics, and blood pressure clinics.

Do Health Departments regulate health insurance?

Health Departments are generally established to identify and minimize threats to public health and to promote a healthy environment. They are not involved in the delivery of health care services except on a very limited basis. Oversight of health insurance providers in most states is the responsibility of an Insurance Department.