Health Department

Mission Statement

Our mission is to improve the quality of life by promoting, protecting, and enhancing the health and well-being of the public.


Phone: (270) 653-6110
Fax: (270) 653-6523
Email: Danettel.humphreys@ky.gov

Hours
Monday 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tuesday 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Wednesday 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Thursday 8:00 am - 4:30 pm
Friday 8:00 am – 4:00 pm
(Every other Friday 8:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.)

Services

Prenatal

The services below foster the development of a healthy child

  • Pregnancy Test
  • Folic Acid
  • WIC Program
  • Nutrition Counseling
  • Smoking Cessation
  • Postpartum Visits
  • Breastfeeding
  • HANDS (Health Access Nurturing Development Service)
  • Genetic Counseling
  • Prenatal Care

Infant

The services below are available to maintain your baby’s health

  • Immunizations
  • Healthy Start
  • WIC Program
  • Nutrition Counseling
  • Well-Child Exams
  • EPSDT (Early Periodic Screening and Development)
  • Breastfeeding
  • HANDS (Health Access Nurturing Development Service)
  • Genetic Counseling
  • First Steps
  • Metabolic Screenings

Toddler/Preschool

The services below are available to maintain your Toddler’s health

  • Immunizations
  • Health Start
  • WIC Program
  • Nutrition Counseling
  • Well-Child Exams
  • EPSDT
  • Breastfeeding
  • EPSDT Special Therapy
  • HANDS
  • Lead Poison Screenings
  • First Steps
  • Fluoride Dental Varnish
  • Developmental Disabilities

School Age

The services below are available for children, ages 5-12 years

  • Immunizations
  • Fluoride Dental Varnish
  • Dental Programs
  • Nutrition Counseling
  • EPSDT/Well-child Exams
  • Postponing Sexual Involvement (PSI)
  • Tobacco Prevention
  • Chronic Disease Education- Asthma, Diabetes, etc.
  • Physical Fitness Promotion
  • Head Lice Screening
  • Nutrition Promotion

Adolescent

The services below are for the health of individuals, ages 13-20

  • Immunizations
  • Cancer Screenings
  • Brown Bag Program
  • Nutrition Counseling
  • EPSDT/Well-child Exams
  • Family Planning
  • Abstinence Education
  • Chronic Disease Education- Asthma, Diabetes, etc.
  • Physical Fitness Program
  • Tobacco Cessation (18 years)
  • Tobacco Prevention and Advocacy

Adult/Senior Citizen

The services below are for the health of individuals, ages 21 or older

  • Immunizations
  • Smoking Cessation
  • Communicable Disease
  • Home Health & Waiver
  • Physical Fitness Promotion
  • Cancer Screenings
  • Tuberculosis Screening
  • Family Planning
  • Nutrition Counseling
  • Sexually Transmitted Infection and HIV Screening

Community Service

The services below are provided to any agency. Some services may have a minimal fee.

  • School Health Program
  • Dental Health
  • Flu Clinics
  • Community Coalitions
  • Health Fairs
  • EPI Rapid Response
  • Emergency Preparedness
  • Chronic Disease Education: Diabetes, Asthma, Stroke, and Cardiovascular
  • Arthritis Classes

Environmental Services

The services below are provided for the benefit of the Community. Some services may have a minimal fee.

  • General Sanitation
  • Food Programs
  • Onsite Sewage Systems
  • Restaurant Inspections
  • Public Facilities Inspections
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