UPDATE 3/19/2020 COVID-19 (coronavirus) Preventative Measures at Tully Hill

Cathy Palm
Cathy Palm
March 19, 2020

On March 18th NYS Governor Andrew Cuomo issued an Executive Order requiring all non-essential businesses to reduce their on-site workforces by 50%. Essential businesses, such as health care providers, pharmacies, banks, utilities, etc are exempt from this order. Tully Hill Treatment & Recovery is exempt from this order. We remain committed to serving individuals, families and our communities affected by substance use disorder.

Tully Hill takes the health and safety of our patients, families, visitors and staff very seriously. In accordance with guidance issued by NYS OASAS, Tully Hill staff is being screened on at least a daily basis for respiratory and fever symptoms. Staff experiencing symptoms of respiratory illness (fever, sore throat, cough, shortness of breath, etc have been instructed to self-quarantine at home and seek guidance from the Health Department and primary care physician prior to returning to work. Staff have been directed to immediately leave work and not return if they develop symptoms and to contact their healthcare provider about whether COVID-19 testing would be indicated.

Cathy Palm

Executive Director

Cathy Palm has served as the Executive Director for Tully Hill Chemical Dependency Treatment Center since 1996. Ms. Palm is one of 7 founding board members actively involved since 1989. Under her leadership, a 2.2 million dollar capital campaign raised 1.6 million dollars which enabled Tully Hill Corporation to purchase their current facilities on October 31, 2003. Ms. Palm is also a founding board member of the Tully Hill Foundation, which raises funds exclusively for the Tully Hill Corporation. Ms. Palm continues to provide leadership to meet the challenges of a dynamic healthcare marketplace. Ms. Palm currently serves on the National Association of Addiction Treatment Providers (NAATP) Board of Directors, where she has served since 2000. She was elected Chair of the NAATP Board in May 2009 to 2011. She also serves on the NAATP PAC Board.