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Most Recent News Releases

For additional information contact Kevin Hall at KevinS.Hall@ky.gov or call (859) 288-2384.

Jan. 20, 2017 LFCHD alerts parents to pertussis case
Jan. 12, 2017 Health department marks Radon Awareness Month with free at-home kits
Jan. 6, 2017 Health Department offers safety tips as temperature dips
Jan. 5, 2017 Recent flu-related deaths prompt health department to renew push for flu shots
Jan. 4, 2017 LFCHD a model for addressing harmful effects of thirdhand smoke on children
Oct. 19, 2016 Health department releases October mosquito-spraying schedule
Sept. 26, 2016 Mosquito-spraying schedule modified due to travel-related Zika infection identified in Fayette County
Aug. 23, 3016 Health department releases September mosquito-spraying schedule
Aug. 18, 2016 Update: Amended test result shows Fayette County baby does not have Zika
July 22, 2016 Travel related Zika infection identified in Fayette County
April 21, 2016 Board selects Dr. Kraig Humbaugh as new Commissioner of Health
April 1, 2016 Dr. Rice Leach, Lexington’s Commissioner of Health, dies at age 75


2015 News Releases
Sept. 23, 2015 Health Department once again offering free flu shots
July 15, 2015 Back-to-school immunizations
June 3, 2015 Health department releases mosquito-spraying schedule
May 19, 2015 Health department releases mosquito-spraying schedule
May 18, 2015 Health Department sees rise in Shigellosis
Apr. 7, 2015 Board of Health chooses 2015 Public Health Heroes Award winners
Mar. 18, 2015 Health department marking Diabetes Alert Day
Mar. 4, 2015 Health department makes recommendations when cleaning flooded homes
Feb. 23, 2015 Board of Health supports statewide smoking ban
Feb. 19, 2015 Health Department offers safety tips as temperature dips
Feb. 6. 2015
Health department seeking nominations for Public Health Heroes
Jan. 6, 2015
Health Department offers safety tips as temperature dips
Jan. 5, 2015 Health department promoting radon awareness



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Change in services: Effective May 20, 2014, we are able to provide childhood vaccinations (must live in Fayette County, be 18 years or younger and be uninsured or underinsured). Limited appointments are available daily Monday-Friday, and appointments can be made up to a week in advance by calling the Public Health Clinic at (859) 288-2483.

Our Public Health Clinic at 650 Newtown Pike is no longer able to see patients for the following programs: adult immunizations/physicals and breast/cervical cancer.

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