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Board of Health

For assistance with or questions about any health- or food-related issue:

Phone the Board of Health Secretary, Christine Tiseo, at 973-345-8100 ext. 203 973-345-8100 ext. 203 or email ctiseo@wpnj.us.

Pursuant to the provisions of N.J.S.A. 26:3-1 et seq., a Board of Health for the Borough was established. (1972 Code § 2-22.1).  Membership consists of seven (7) members to be appointed by the Mayor with the advice and consent of the Council for a term of three (3) years.

At its 2019 re-organization meeting, two Alternates were added, each serving 2-year terms, bringing its membership to a total of nine (9).

All members were to serve without compensation.

The Board of Health is authorized to adopt such rules and regulations and bylaws as it shall deem necessary to govern its procedural operation, and shall have the power to elect a president from among its own members. (1972 Code § 2-22.5)

In addition, the Board of Health may employ any personnel it may deem necessary, including health officers, sanitary inspectors, public health laboratory technicians, plumbing inspectors, food and drug inspectors, milk inspectors and meat inspectors, of the classes and grades provided for by law, and any other personnel necessary to carry into effect the powers vested in it. It shall fix the duties and compensation of each appointee. Each appointee shall have powers and duties given to him/her by the Board of Health or by appropriate New Jersey Statutes. (1972 Code § 2-22.6)

Powers and duties of the local Board of Health are as provided for in N.J.S.A. 26:3-1 et seq. (1972 Code § 2-22.7)

The Board of Health shall not contract any debt of any kind or nature in excess of the amount of the appropriation made for its use by the Council except in accordance with N.J.S.A. 26:3-44 et seq. (1972 Code § 2-22.8)

Members Title Term
Joan Herrmann President 3-year
Judith Cohen Vice-President 3-year
Cynthia Macaluso Member 3-year
Marie Kassai Member 3-year
Sanjay Desai
Member 3-year
Joan Murko
Member 3-year
Dr. Mark Salemi Member 3-year
Tami Hajbi Member Alternate #1 2-year
Dhayanaira Pena Member Alternate #2 2-year

VITAL STATISTICS

For assistance with or questions about a marriage license, marriage certificate, birth certificate or death certificate:

Phone 973-345-8100 ext. 100973-345-8100 ext. 100 or email vitalstatistics@wpnj.us.

Duties of the Registrar

  • Develops procedures for obtaining prompt and accurate
    reports of births, marriages, and deaths.
  • Passes on the certificates and other forms used in reporting
    births, marriages, and deaths.
  • Makes statistical compilations and organizes such calculations
    in the form of tables.
  • May issue various municipal licenses.
  • Studies the reporting of births, marriages, and deaths for
    the purpose of checking the completeness and accuracy
    of the reports and the means of improving registrations.
  • Issues certified copies of birth, marriage, and death records.
  • Collects fees and accounts for the money collected.
  • Answers non-routine inquiries for information within the
    organization in accord with department policy and regulations.
  • Determines the manner in which records and files are to be kept.
  • Addresses groups interested in the reporting and compilation
    of births, marriages, and deaths.

Additional Info

Meetings:  Re-organiaztion + Quarterly

Members:  Nine

Bd. of Health Secretary:
Christine Tiseo, 973-345-8100 ext. 203 • Email, ctiseo@wpnj.us

Health Officer:  Charlene Gungil

VITAL STATISTICS

Marriage licenses/certificates
Birth/Death certificates

Registrar:
Christine Tiseo, 973-345-8100 ext. 203Mari Margiotta, 973-345-8100 ext. 203
Email, ctiseo@wpnj.us

Deputy Registrar:
Sandra Olivola, 973-345-8100 ext. 201 Sandra Olivola, 973-345-8100 ext. 201
Email, solivola@wpnj.us

REGISTRAR HOURS

Monday thru Friday:
8:30 am – 4:30 pm
BY APPOINTMENT


NURSE'S OFFICE

BOARD OF HEALTH
Registered Nurse:
Rosalia Vera
Call, 973-345-8100 ext. 214
Fax:  973-345-3898
Email, nurse2@wpnj.us
Nurse Supervisor: 
Sandy Cameron
Email, nurse@wpnj.us

NURSE OFFICE HOURS
Mondays:

8:30 am – 12:30 pm
Thursdays:
12:30 pm – 4:00 pm

Free Health Clinics

When:
2nd Monday of each month

Time:
9 am – 11 am

Where:
Woodland Park Municipal Building
5 Brophy Ln., Woodland Park, NJ

Available Screenings
• blood pressure
• blood glucose & cholesterol
• body temperature
• health education