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Northern Kentucky Health Department
610 Medical Village Drive
Edgewood, KY 41017
Please note: The Health Department can not offer medical advice or diagnosis through this website or over email. If you have a medical question, please contact our county health centers.
For emergencies occurring outside of normal business hours, please contact the appropriate authorities or seek the necessary medical attention. Local first responders and health care providers have after hours contact information for Health Department staff and will make the necessary contacts.
To report an infectious disease or infectious disease outbreak outside of normal business hours, please contact the on-call Epidemiologist at 859.391.5357. During regular business hours (Monday-Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.) call 859.363.2070.
Physicians and hospitals report communicable diseases as required by state law to the Health Department. Qualified Health Department staff provide investigation of the cases and report the communicable diseases to the state office which reports to Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. Numbers to report diseases:
Providers may also use the Kentucky reportable disease form to report certain illnesses. Please note that this form is to be used by medial providers only. Completed forms should be faxed to 859.578.3689.