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Health Departments Share CDC Recommendations to Address HIV Among People Who Inject Drugs

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:  January 22, 2019 Contact:  Jonathan Vorbeck                                                                       Contact: Mike Samet 859-344-5474                  […]

Florence “Citizen Scientists” Measure Air Quality

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE January 11, 2019 Contact: Jonathan Vorbeck Public Health Impacts Administrator 859-344-5474 Jonathan.Vorbeck@nkyhealth.org Florence “Citizen Scientists” Measure Air Quality Employees, patrons exposed to secondhand smoke FLORENCE, Ky. — An indoor air quality study released by a group of “citizen scientists” from the Florence LiveWell Coalition shows that workers and patrons of public establishments that […]

Smoke-Free Ordinance in Williamstown Will Soon Be In Effect

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE December 19, 2018 Contact: Jonathan Vorbeck Public Health Impacts Administrator 859-344-5474 Jonathan.Vorbeck@nkyhealth.org Smoke-Free Ordinance in Williamstown Will Soon Be In Effect 33rd City in Kentucky to Pass a Smoke-Free Ordinance FLORENCE, Ky. — On Jan. 1, Williamstown, Ky., (located in Grant County) will become the 33rd city in Kentucky and the first in Northern Kentucky to implement […]

Cafeteria Worker in Covington School Diagnosed with Hepatitis A

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Dec. 4, 2018 Contact: Jonathan Vorbeck Public Health Impacts Administrator 859-344-5474 Jonathan.Vorbeck@nkyhealth.org   Cafeteria Worker in Covington School Diagnosed with Hepatitis A Reinforces Importance of Hep A Vaccination FLORENCE, Ky. — A food service employee at John G. Carlisle Elementary School in Covington, Ky. (910 Holman St.), has been diagnosed with hepatitis […]

Public Service Announcement: Upcoming Board of Health Meeting

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Dec. 3, 2018 Contact: Jonathan Vorbeck Public Health Impacts Administrator 859-344-5474 Jonathan.Vorbeck@nkyhealth.org PUBLIC SERVICE ANNOUNCEMENT FLORENCE, Ky. — Per Kentucky’s Open Meetings Act (KRS.61.805-61.850), we are notifying you and the community of the following meeting:   Upcoming Board of Health Meeting: The Northern Kentucky Independent District Board of Health’s Clinical Services Committee […]