Media contact: Emily Gresham Wherle, Public Information Administrator, 859.344.5470 or Emily.Gresham-Wherle@nkyhealth.org.
Monday, October 28, 2013
The Northern Kentucky Health Department’s fiscal year 2012-2013 annual report details a year filled with both enormous accomplishments and challenges. The Health Department was one of the first 11 in the country to achieve public health accreditation in February 2013, an accomplishment that impacts much of the agency’s work moving forward. Challenges included implementation of the federal Affordable Care Act, Medicaid managed care, federal sequestration and statewide employee pension reform. Other highlights in the report, which covers July of 2012 through June 2013, include:
To read the full report, please visit http://www.nkyhealth.org/Annual-Report.aspx
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