DOH: Severe Cold Advisory for Healthcare Facilities and Providers

Lisa Volk in Clinical & Quality

The coldest air mass of the season so far is expected over the next week, with the coldest air and wind chill temperatures occurring Wednesday and Thursday. The very cold temperatures combined with strong gusty winds will allow for wind chill values to reach dangerous, to potentially life threatening levels. Please immediately review your cold weather policies and procedures with all staff. See attached advisory for full details.

NYSHFA CONTACT:

Lisa Volk, RN, B.P.S., LNHA
Director, Clinical & Quality Services
518-462-4800 x15