ECDOH COVID-19 Isolation and Quarantine Documents

How to Report a COVID Positive Employee/Student/Volunteer to the ECDOH

COVID-19 Testing
  • Testing Information
  • Please call your doctor, not the ECDOH, with questions about your own health and for advice on managing symptoms. If you are having trouble breathing or are experiencing severe symptoms, call 9-1-1 immediately. Notify 9-1-1 that you are in isolation or quarantine for COVID-19.   
Support for Basic Needs
  • Staying at home for an extended period, especially if one or more people in a household are ill, can make accessing basic needs like food and medicine a challenge.
  • See Community Resources for a variety of free resources available to you. 
  • If you are in isolation or quarantine and need help with basic needs, call 2-1-1 (
  • People who are unable to safely isolate or quarantine should call 2-1-1 or (716) 858-2929 to ask for assistance. 
Plasma Donations and COVID Related Studies
Additional Information

Frequently Requested



Phone: (716) 858-7690

Fax: (716) 858-8701

Erie County Department of Health (ECDOH)
95 Franklin Street
Buffalo, New York 14202

ECDOH Locations