In New York State, health care providers are required to report any potential human rabies exposures to the local Health Department. This includes all animals bites and scratches from both wild and domestic animals, regardless of rabies vaccination status. Once the report is filed, we will investigate the circumstances of the incident to determine whether or not post-exposure rabies treatment will be necessary.
This webform is intended for use by health care providers when submitting reports of a potential exposure. There is a fillable pdf at the bottom of this page, that can be filled out and faxed to (716) 701- 3737.
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