Category: News Releases

PUBLIC SERVICE ANNOUNCEMENT: SPECIAL BOARD OF HEALTH MEETING

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Laura Brinson 859-344-5474 laura.brinson@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 Special Board of Health Meeting: The Northern Kentucky District Board of Health will have a special meeting for the purpose of a public […]

Media Advisory: Supermarket Tour Offers Onsite Shopping Tips for Preventing and Managing Diabetes 

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Laura Brinson 859-344-5474 laura.brinson@nkyhealth.org Supermarket Tour Offers Onsite Shopping Tips for Preventing and Managing Diabetes   Free tour led by diabetes educators  FLORENCE, Ky. — The Northern Kentucky Health Department and the Northern Kentucky Diabetes Coalition will host a free supermarket tour to educate people with diabetes, those at risk of diabetes and […]

MEDIA ADVISORY: STOP THE BLEED DAY:  TRAINING OPEN HOUSE

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Laura Brinson 859-344-5474 laura.brinson@nkyhealth.org STOP THE BLEED DAY:  TRAINING OPEN HOUSE FLORENCE, Ky. — May 2019 has been named the first National Stop the Bleed Month, with May 23, 2019 marking the second annual Stop the Bleed Day. The number one cause of preventable death from a traumatic event is uncontrolled […]

MEDIA ADVISORY: NKY HEALTH STATEMENT – CHICKENPOX AND PROTECTING PUBLIC HEALTH

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Laura Brinson 859-344-5474 laura.brinson@nkyhealth.org FLORENCE, Ky. — Recent news articles reporting statements by Chris Wiest, the plaintiffs’ attorney, downplaying the dangers of the chickenpox virus are alarming and disappointing. Wiest’s comments are dismissive of the severity of this virus, and his recent announcement that he is advising his clients to actively contract the virus […]

MEDIA ADVISORY: VOLUNTEER FOR THE MEDICAL RESERVE CORPS

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Laura Brinson 859-344-5474 laura.brinson@nkyhealth.org   Volunteer Your Skills to Help in Your Community by Joining the Medical Reserve Corps   FLORENCE, Ky. — The Northern Kentucky Medical Reserve Corps provides citizens of both medical and non-medical backgrounds with a way to help their communities during a public health emergency. Anyone interested […]