Childhood Lead Poisoning Prevention

Nassau County Department of Health Childhood Lead Poisoning Prevention Program Contact Information - 516.227.9665


iPhone app now available for medical providers for lead poisoning prevention – Click below iPhone app

Recent Data Reports & Announcements - Nassau County

Guidance to Go!

iPhone app now available for medical providers for lead poisoning prevention – Click below iPhone app

Important Information

  1. Memo: Nassau County Department of Health's Role in Preventing Lead Poisoning (PDF)
  2. 2012 Health Advisory: Lead Poisoning in Children Associated with Some Ayurvedic Medications from India (PDF)
  3. Health Warning: Some Imported Items That Contain Lead (NYC Department of Health & Mental Hygiene)

Guidance,Laws & Regulations

Guidance Document for Health Care Professionals: Guidelines for the Identification and Management of Lead Exposure in Children

New York State Department of Health Summary of Changes to NYS Public Health Law and Regulations: Blood Lead Testing, Reporting and Follow-upNew York State Public Health Laws and Regulations for Lead Poisoning Prevention and Control


Risk Assessments

Lead assessment-Child (English)

Lead assessment-Child (Spanish)

Lead Assessment - Pregnant

Case Studies

Case Study #1

CPSC

Lead Recall Notifications

U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission Product Recalls 

New York State Department of Health - Lead Hazard Product Recalls 

CDC

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Lead Homepage 

International Adoption and Prevention of Lead Poisoning

MMWR-Lead in Drinking Water and Human Blood Levels in the United States

Academyof Peds

American Academy of Pediatrics Lead Policy Statement