Some areas of New York State are currently experiencing a measles outbreak, including the lower Hudson Valley and parts of New York City.
Measles spreads easily and can be dangerous to anyone who is not vaccinated. If you have questions about measles or the measles vaccine, call the New York State Measles Hotline at 888-364-4837
or the Suffolk County Department of Health Services at 631-854-0333.
Information for the Public and Health Care Practitioners: Measles symptoms, complication, transmission, photos, MMR vaccine, and FAQs can be located under the Measles Microsite section below.
Measles Guidance for Health Care Practitioners from the New York State Department of Health (4/18/19)