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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 […]

PUBLIC SERVICE ANNOUNCEMENT: Upcoming Boards of Health Meetings

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:  March 15, 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 Boards of Health Meetings: The Northern Kentucky Independent District Board of Health’s Pension Committee meeting is scheduled for 5:30 p.m. on […]

Chickenpox Outbreak Grows to 32 Students at Assumption Academy    

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:  March 14, 2019 Contact: Jonathan Vorbeck 859-344-5474 jonathan.vorbeck@nkyhealth.org Chickenpox Outbreak Grows to 32 Students at Assumption Academy     FLORENCE, Ky. — Students at Our Lady of the Sacred Heart/Assumption Academy in Walton, Ky. are experiencing an outbreak of an illness characterized by a blister-like rash presumed to be chickenpox (varicella). There are currently 32 cases […]

Northern Kentucky Students Learn about Food Sustainability by Participating in the Healthy Challenge

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: March 13, 2019 Contact:  Jonathan Vorbeck 859-344-5474 jonathan.vorbeck@nkyhealth.org Northern Kentucky Students Learn about Food Sustainability by Participating in the Healthy Challenge FLORENCE, Ky. — Students at 26 schools in Boone, Campbell, Grant and Kenton Counties are participating in the annual Healthy Challenge for a designated week between March 4 and 22. The […]

PUBLIC SERVICE ANNOUNCEMENT: Upcoming Local Board of Health Meeting

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                                                    Feb. 11, 2019 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 […]