Welcome to Upstate New York Poison Center
If you think a poisoning has occurred, CALL US at 1-800-222-1222
The Upstate New York Poison Center:
- Assists the medical community and general public with poison emergencies by providing up-to-date management expertise
- Provides education to healthcare professionals to assist in patient care and directs community outreach to the general public in promotion of poison safety
- Conducts research and monitors trends and events, demonstrating situational awareness in support of local, state and national public health efforts
- Collaborates with departments of health, legislators, government agencies and others, sharing data to mitigate health risks and supporting interventions to improve public health
The Upstate New York Poison Center is dedicated to reducing the number, cost, and severity of poisonings within its designated 54-county service area as mandated by New York State Law.