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MEDIA ADVISORY: HEPATITIS A IN FOOD WORKER

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Steve Divine 859-462-7090 steve.divine@nkyhealth.org HEPATITIS A IN FOOD WORKER Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen, Florence, KY FLORENCE, Ky. — A case of hepatitis A has been diagnosed in an employee who handled food at Popeyes Louisiana Kitchen located at 7777 Burlington Pike, Florence, Kentucky (within the T/A Truck stop facility).  An ongoing investigation of […]

MEDIA ADVISORY: NKY HEALTH STATEMENT ON CHICKENPOX RULING

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Steve Divine 859-462-7090 steve.divine@nkyhealth.org FLORENCE, Ky. — Today the Boone Circuit Court issued a decision upholding the Northern Kentucky District Health Department’s statutory charge to protect the health and welfare of the community.  We are pleased with the Court’s careful and thorough review of the evidence and legal issues posed in this case.  […]

NKY HEALTH SUCCESSFULLY ACHIEVES NATIONAL REACCREDITATION

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:  March 27, 2019 Contact: Jonathan Vorbeck 859-344-5474 jonathan.vorbeck@nkyhealth.org NKY HEALTH SUCCESSFULLY ACHIEVES NATIONAL REACCREDITATION  FLORENCE, Ky. — The Northern Kentucky Health Department is proud to announce its recognition as one of the first public health departments to achieve national reaccreditation through the Public Health Accreditation Board (PHAB). This designation extends the Health Department’s accreditation […]

PUBLIC SERVICE ANNOUNCEMENT: Upcoming Board of Health Committee Meetings

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:  March 25, 2019 Contact: Jonathan Vorbeck 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 meetings: Upcoming Board of Health Committee Meetings: The Northern Kentucky Independent District Board of Health’s Finance and Audit Committee meeting is scheduled for […]

UK, Kentucky Department for Public Health Collaboration Aims to Eliminate New HIV Infections in the Commonwealth

NEWS RELEASE MEDIA CONTACTS: Northern Kentucky Health Department, Jonathan Vorbeck, 859-462-7090 University of Kentucky Public Relations, Kristi Willett, 859-806-0445 Cabinet for Health and Family Services, Beth Fisher, 502-564-6786, ext. 3101 UK, Kentucky Department for Public Health Collaboration Aims to Eliminate New HIV Infections in the Commonwealth FLORENCE, Ky. (March 20, 2019)  ̶  A collaborative program aimed at preventing new HIV […]