Current Events


Diabetes. It’s heart-felt.

People with diabetes are at greater risk for heart disease.

This risk can be lowered by managing the diabetes ABCs:

the A1C test, Blood Pressure, Cholesterol and Stop Smoking. TAKE ACTION and ask your health care team:

  • What you’re ABC numbers are
  • What should your ABC numbers be
  • What you can do to reach your targets

See for more information.

For information on Ebola  go to


Flu Vaccine Available

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

Health Department Closing Dates and Clinic Schedule Changes  

Tuesday, November 4, 2014 (closing at 1:00 p.m.)

Tuesday, November 11, 2014 (all day Veteran’s Day)

Thursday, November 27, 2014 and Friday, November 28, 2014 (Happy Thanksgiving)


Board of Health Meeting Dates

December 16, 2014 at 5:00 p.m.

All meetings at the Boyle County Health Department


Kentucky Healthcare Connection  Link to information about Kentucky Healthcare Plans for 2014.


Adult Vaccines Available for over age 18

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


Diabetes Classes

Diabetes Basics 9:00- 11:00 a.m.  November 10

Diabetes Meal Planning 9:00-11:00 a.m. November 17

Diabetes Prevention 9:00- 11:00 a.m.  November 12


Diabetes Support and Information Group

Next meeting is November 18, 2014 from 5:00 to 6:00 p.m at the Boyle County Health Department.

Contact Julie for more information 859-236-2053.


Cooper Clayton Method to Stop Smoking

Cooper Clayton Method to Stop Smoking orientation class on January 13, 2015 from 5:00 to 6:00 p.m. at the Boyle County Health Department lower level class room.

Tobacco Cessation Help


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.

WIC is 40 Years Old

Drink 1% or Less Milk

WIC will cut the fat to 1% or less starting on October 1, 2014 for all women and children 2 years and older. This will decrease calories for a healthier weight, decrease saturated fat for a healthier heart, increase calcium for strong bones, teeth and healthy blood pressure and offer same or more vitamins A and D.







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

November 2014