Category: News Releases

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 […]

PUBLIC SERVICE ANNOUNCEMENT: Upcoming Board of Health Committee 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 meetings: Upcoming Board of Health Committee Meetings: The Northern Kentucky Independent District Board of Health’s Environmental Health and Safety Committee meeting is scheduled for […]

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 […]