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Lead Poisoning

Lead Treatment and Prevention Center at Children’s Hospital at Montefiore

 
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(718) 547-2789
LeadProgram@montefiore.org

 
The Regional Lead Treatment and Prevention Center at Montefiore offers to patients a combinacion of educational, environmental, nutritional, and medical interventions, including in-hospital chelation therapy according to the degree of lead poisoning.
 
When coming to the Children’s Hospital at Montefiore for an appointment, please bring:

     

  • Patient’s last blood lead level
  • Housing information on any recent renovations or alterations
  • Any Department of Health or Department of Housing inspection reports
  • Other information related to possible sources of exposure
  • Physician referral document

 

El Centro Regional de Tratamiento y Prevencion para el Plomo en Montefiore brinda a pacientes una combination de intervenciones ambientales, nutricionales y medicas, incluyendo terapias de quelacion hospitalarias de acuerdo al grado de intoxicacion por plomo.
 
Cuando asista al Hospital de Ninos de Montefiore por una cita, por favor traiga lo siguiente:
 
-Resultados de plomo del nino
-Informacion de renovaciones o trabajos recientes en la vivienda
-Inspecciones de vivienda realizadas por el departamento de salud
-Otro tipo de informacion relacionada con posibles fuentes de exposition
-El documento de remision del pediatra

 


 

NYC Department of Health’s Lead Poisoning Prevention

 
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NYC Department of Health’s Lead Poisoning Prevention

Offers services for families affected by lead poisoning (including home visits) and resources for healthcare providers caring for children and pregnant women.

 

El Centro De Prevencion Para el Envenamiento Por Plomo del departamento de salud de Nueva York brinda servicios visitas de evaluacion a familias afectadas por la intoxicacion por plomo. El centro tambien ofrece recursos para profesionales de la salud que brindan atencion a ninos y mujeres embarazadas.