In NKY, Health Adds Up: Our fiscal year 2015-2016 annual report highlights some of our efforts to prevent disease, protect from health threats promote wellness and to mobilize to solve community health problems.
1/17/16 9 AM to NOON
Naloxone kit distribution at Boone County Health Center
1/18/16 1 to 4 PM
Naloxone kit distribution at Campbell County Health Center
1/19/16 2 to 4 PM
Free HIV testing
Any building can have high level of radon, so it is important to test your home. Testing is easy and inexpensive. The Health Department has a limited number of free radon test kits available for residents of Boone, Campbell, Grant or Kenton Counties.
Five awkward minutes can save your life
With the implementation of the Affordable Care Act and expansion of Medicaid, more Kentucky women have coverage for screening services than ever before. Yet, recent data show that Kentucky women are not using the coverage to get the recommended services. Women should ask their health care provider about recommendations for PAP tests and mammograms. The screenings are covered by private insurance, Medicaid and Medicare. Women withouth health coverage can be screened at the Health Department.
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