Current Events & Services


 

New Printable 2017 Recommended Immunizations for Children from Birth Through 6 Years Old

New Printable 2017 Recommended Immunizations for Children from Birth Through 6 Years Old

Vaccine Preventable Diseases and the Vaccines that Prevent them

Vaccine Preventable Diseases and the Vaccines that Prevent

 

 Kentucky Department for Public Health Amended Immunization Regulation

 

The Boyle County Health Department sat up 2 booths at the Boyle County Community Babyshower over the weekend. Where they offered assistance and promoted services to the babyshower participants. Pictured left to right are HANDS coordinator- Amelia Gammon, Health Educator-Hilary Long and Breastfeeding Peer Counselor-Sharon Scanlon.

The Boyle County Health Department sat up 2 booths at the Boyle County Community Baby shower over the weekend. Where they offered assistance and promoted services to the baby shower participants. Pictured left to right are HANDS coordinator- Amelia Gammon, Health Educator-Hilary Long and Breastfeeding Peer Counselor-Sharon Scanlon.

BIG THANK YOU!!! to John Drake at Bunny Davis Recreation Center for Donating FREE 1 Month Gym Memberships to all Freedom From Smoking Participants at the Boyle County Health Dept. For more info on this call 236-2053.

 

Health Department Services

Board of Health Meeting Dates

January 16, 2018

April 17, 2018

June 19, 2018

October 16, 2018

All meetings held at the Boyle County Health Department at 12:05 p.m.


See Health Department Closings and Schedule Changes


Blood Pressure Screenings

Free screenings and counseling offered at the Boyle County Health Department. Call at 8:00 a.m. for an appointment. Walk in appointments will be accepted but appointments are preferred.


WIC (Women, Infants and Children)

Can help stretch your budget. WIC is a free food program to help families stretch your food budget.  Are you…..

  • Pregnant
  • Breastfeeding
  • A mother with a baby less than six months old
  • A parent/guardian with a child under five years of age

You or your child may qualify for the WIC Program! Families must meet income guidelines and have nutritional need. Call 859-236-2053 for more information.


Tobacco Cessation Help

We offer Freedom From Smoking Classes at the Boyle County Health Dept. These classes are FREE and Nicotine Patches are provided. Call 859-236-2053 to register for our next class.

 

To enroll, Kentucky residents may call 1-800-Quit Now (1-800-784-8669). The quitline offers services in both English and Spanish from 8:00AM – 1:00AM EST Monday through Sunday

 

https://www.quitnowkentucky.org/  call 1-800-QuitNow (1-800-784-8669)

http://www.ffsonline.org/ Freedom From Smoking


Flu Vaccine Available

No appointment needed. Most insurances can be billed. Cost with no insurance is $25.00. Flu mist or shots available.


Kentucky Healthcare Connection

http://kynect.ky.gov/  Link to information about Kentucky Healthcare Plans for 2015. 


Adult Vaccines Available for over age 18

MMR for adults uninsured or insurance does not pay. $5 administrative fee.


Diabetes Support and Information Group

This monthly meeting is offered on the 2nd Tuesday of each month 5:30-6:30 at Ephraim McDowell Wellness Center.  For more information, call them at (859) 936-WELL (9355).

See http://ndep.nih.gov/i-have-diabetes/KnowYourABCs.aspx for more information.


TB Skin Test

No appointment is needed for TB skin test. They will be given during clinic hours on Mondays 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., Tuesdays 8:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. and Wednesday from 8:00 to 11:30 a.m.

 

Hours of Operation

Monday, Wednesday, & Thursday...8:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.

Tuesday...8:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.

Friday....8:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
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Emergency After Hours Contact:
Brent Blevins (859) 583-6123
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448 South Third Street
P.O. Box 398
Danville, KY 40422
Phone: 859-236-2053
Fax: 859-236-2863

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