← Back to Departments Overview

Our goal is to protect the residents of Hoboken and the visiting public from hazards.

The Hoboken Health Department operates pursuant to N.J.A.C. 8:52 (Public Health Performance Standards for Local Boards of Health) and N.J.S.A. Title 26 (Health and Vital Statistics). The Health Department is operated under the supervision of Nancy A. Tarantino, a Health Officer who is licensed by the New Jersey Department of Health and Senior Services.

Our goal is to protect the residents of Hoboken and the visiting public from hazards found in the environment, home, and workplace through appropriate surveillance, intervention, education, and outreach.


No team members found.

Health Department

Health Department

Other Related Links & Forms

Retail Food Establishment Guide

Click here for the City of Hoboken’s Guide to Retail Food Establishment Construction and Remodeling.


For vaccine questions contact us via email.


Consumer and Environment Health Services

Consumer Food Safety

Retail and Vendor Food Safety

Health Infrastructure Preparedness and Emergency Response

The Department of Health in conjunction with the Hoboken Office of Emergency Management will play a leading role in responding to any wide spread health emergency that may confront the City of Hoboken.


A paramount responsibility of this department is to conduct scheduled and ad hoc inspections of restaurants, housing units, and other facilities which may pose a public health nuisance. In addition to scheduled inspections we also investigate sites in response to complaints. If you have any questions or want to file a complaint, please call our office at (201) 420-2375.

Housing Complaints:

  • Heat
  • Hot water
  • Vermin infestations

Reportable Disease Services

Reportable communicable disease found in N.J.A.C. 8:57-1.3 should be reported to the local health department : Lynette Medeiros (201) 420-2358/2375. Email: LMedeiros@HobokenNJ.gov

Safe Disposal

Search for Cancer Resources


Sorry. No Resources found.hf


No items found.

Knowledge BAse: FAQs