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Hours of Operation:

Monday - Friday
8:00am-4:30pm

 

Late Clinic Availability:

The Laurel County Health Department provides a late clinic one evening per month during the months of April through October for limited services. The clinic remains open until 6pm during this time. For more information on when late clinics occur, contact the health department at 606-878-7754.

 

Environmental Hours:

Monday-Friday
8:00am to 9:30am

 

Plumbing Inspector Hours:

Monday-Wednesday-Friday
8:00am to 9:30am

 

 

LCHD Services Brochure:

Download our Services Brochure HERE

 

Links to Other Resources:

National, State Partners and Links to Resources

 

***New Things***

 

Give Me A Reason Drug Testing Kits

Give Me A Reason

Device

LCHD is now a distribution site for the "Give Me A Reason" Drug Testing Program. The “Give Me A Reason” drug prevention initiative is a voluntary drug testing program designed as a way for our youth to avoid peer pressure and give them a reason to say “no” to drug use. When confronted with drugs, this initiative will give youth an opportunity to say: “I can’t use drugs, my parents drug test me!”

The program is funded by Operation UNITE and Appalachia HIDTA. For more information on the program, visit Operation UNITE's Webpage

 

 

Zika Virus Information

Centers for Disease Control - Zika Webpage

 

2016 COMMUNITY HEALTH IMPROVEMENT PLAN

2016 Laurel County CHIP

 

 

WINTER NEWSLETTER AVAILABLE:

Download and view our new LCHD Newsletter LCHD Feb-March 2017 Newsletter

 

FREE Diabetes Classes Available.

Click 2016-2017 Diabetes Education Classes Schedule to view and download the class list.

 

2016-2017 WIC Food List Available!

Pick up one at our office or download a copy here. .

 

 

 

Reporting Public Health Emergencies After Hours:

For emergencies occurring outside of normal business hours, please contact the appropriate authorities or seek the necessary medical attention. Law enforcment, local first responders, local hospitals and health care providers have after hours contact information for Health Department staff and will make the necessary contacts.

 

Reportable Disease Notifications

Physicians, hospitals, and laboratories report communicable diseases as required by 902 KAR 2:020 to the Epidemiology unit of the health department. Qualified health department staff persons provide investigation of the cases and report the communicable diseases to the state office which reports to Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

 

Medical providers, hospitals, or laboratories who are reporting a communicable disease can download and fill out the Kentucky Reportable Disease (EPID 200) Form.

 

Staff can be reached for reporting or for consultation using the information below:

 

During Operating Hours:

Phone: 606-878-7754

Fax: 606-864-8295

 

After Hours:

Kentucky Department for Public Health, Division of Epidemiology and Health Planning

Phone: 1-888-973-7678 or 1-502-564-3418

Fax: 1-502-696-3803