Health Department News

HNH Blood drive Jan 2019


Blood Drive - Tuesday January 29, 2019 - 1:30 PM - 7:30 PM @ Holy Name Hospital 

2019 Black History Festival and Health Fair


2019 Black History Festival and Health Fair - Saturday February 9th - 10 AM - 2 PM - @ Holy Name Medical Center

ADVISORY: Elevated Lead Levels found in Water (Free Water Quality Testing Available) Updated


Elevated lead levels were found in water in some homes in Bergen & Hudson County. The likely source of lead in drinking water is from the service line that extend from the water mains to the homes/businesses and from lead fixtures in customer homes. The lead service lines owned by the utility...

What is seasonal influenza (flu)?


In light of the recently increasing numbers of Influenza cases in the US, I would like to share with you some facts, precautions associated with this disease and also, where to FIND A FLU SHOT in your area. New Jersey Department of Health (NJDOH) recommends the following steps which preve...

2019 Teaneck 5K


Teaneck 5K & 1 mile color run - Sunday May 5th - Sign up now....

Health Education Programs at Holy Name Medical Center - JANUARY


Check out the calendar of events for this month at Holy Name Medical Center (HNMC): https://www.holyname.org/events/january.aspx

2019 Dog License Renewal Notification & Animal Cruelty Laws


The Teaneck Health Department would like to remind dog owners that current dog licenses expire on December 31st.  Dog owners have until February 28, 2019 to renew their dog licenses without any penalty.  Please note the price increase: the fee is $15 for not spayed or not neutered ...

Reminder: 2019 Health Department License Renewals


All 2018 licenses (noted below) issued by the Teaneck Health Department expire at the end of day on December 31, 2018. Businesses, managing agents, landlords, residents and others who need to renew their licenses for 2019 must do so by January 31, 2019 to avoid any penalty.  Applications wil...

Child Health Clinic Schedule for 2019


The Township of Teaneck’s Child Health Conference is a town sponsored clinic that provides well child care to children from birth through high school.  It meets one Thursday evening every month in the Pediatric Clinic area of Holy Name Medical Center.  It is staffed by Holy Name R...