COVID-19

A team is now in place to make sure that all providers across Great Lakes Health System are up-to-date and consistent with protocols surrounding coronavirus disease (COVID-19). The team’s goal is to provide as accurate and timely information on a daily basis through the Physician Factor Newsletter (PFN), and your Physician Engagement Consultants (PEC). If you have not been receiving the PFN, please check your junk/spam mail, and contact your PEC to ensure we have the correct email on file.

The following documents are resources that you may utilize in your practice:

Support For Practices

If you are struggling to keep your doors open, please reach out to us at any of the e-mail below. We will try to get you the supplies or other resources that you might need.

Respirator Fit Testing in Erie County

  • Comprehensive Occupational Medical Services
    Open by appointment only, Monday through Friday from 8:00 am - 4:00 pm.
    Appointments can be made online:
    51 Webster St.
    North Tonawanda NY 14120
    (716) 692-6541
    https://www.comsmedical.com/
    Services include: Occupational Health Services, Fit Testing, PFT
  • Dival Safety
    Services include: Fit Testing, Safety Supplies, Safety Training
    Hours of operation, Monday – Friday, from 7:00 am – 5:00 pm. Appointments are not required but recommended. Therefore Healthcare Providers please call 1-800-343-1354, and ask for their storefront before coming in. Try to avoid the hours between 11:00 am– 1:00 pm due to limited staff for lunch hours. In addition, please bring your mask with you for fitting. Note – men must be clean shaven.

    1721 Niagara St.
    Buffalo NY 14207
    1-800-343-1354
    http://Divalsafety.com
  • Healthworks Western New York
    Services include: Occupational Health Services, Fit Testing, PFT
    There is a $50 fitting fee for N95 masks. Hours of operation, Monday – Friday from 7:00 am - 5:00 pm; Saturday, 8:00 am - 1:00 pm.

    West Seneca location:
    1900 Ridge Rd.
    West Seneca NY 14224
    (716) 712-0674

    Kenmore location:
    2075 Sheridan Drive
    Kenmore NY 14223
    (716) 447-6474
    https://www.healthworkswny.com/

Department of Health Contact Info

  • NYSDOH COVID-19 Hotline - 1-888-364-3065
  • Erie County COVID-19 Information Line (Business hours) - 716-858-2929
  • Erie County Health Dept. Epidemiology (Business hours) - 716-858-7697
  • Erie County Health Dept. Epidemiology (After hours) - 716-898-3696
  • Niagara County Dept. of Health (M-F, 8am-4pm) - 716-278-1900
  • Niagara County Dept. of Health (After hours/holidays dispatch) - 716-439-7430
  • Office of Public Health Emergency Preparedness - 716-858-7101

Pertinent Links

  • Johns Hopkins

For additional information please call 1-844-769-5879