Counties of Excellence

2018 County of Excellence: Clinton County In 2003 the Lake Cumberland District Health Department re-instituted selecting an annual “County of Excellence”.  The winning county is awarded for scoring highest across a wide variety of quality and performance measures such as productivity, patient satisfaction, utilization review, show rates and collections. Previous Counties of Excellence 2018 Clinton County 2017 Wayne County 2016 McCreary County 2015 Taylor County 2014 Wayne County 2013 Wayne County 2012 Taylor County 2011 Green County 2010 Russell County 2009 Taylor County 2008 Russell County 2007 Wayne County 2006 Green County 2005 Casey County 2004 Taylor County 2003 Green […]

2018 Kentucky Health Departments Association, Outstanding Director of the Year – Shawn D. Crabtree

Congratulations Shawn Crabtree Shawn was awarded for being instrumental in the 52 Weeks of Health media initiative and the roll out of the Kentucky Health Departments Association User Forum (an online forum connecting health departments across the state). He was also acknowledged for being a mentor to other health department Directors, and for serving several years as a Kentucky Public Health Leadership Institute Mentor. His support and management of Lake Cumberland District Health Department was also highlighted. Pictured Left to right: Dr. Sarah Moyer, Louisville-Metro Health and Wellness, KHDA Trailblazer Award; Jan Chamness, Montgomery County Health Department (retired), KHDA Career […]

McCreary and Wayne Counties Receive Health Award

Congratulations to McCreary and Wayne Counties for being awarded the Healthy Kentucky Policy Champions of the Year for 2018 from the Foundation for a Healthy Kentucky! Pictured are (left to right): Shannon Beaty, Health Educator I, Wayne County Health Department; Samatha Sexton, Health Educator I, McCreary County Health Department; Kay Morrow, McCreary County Librarian, Sue Singleton, McCreary County Board of Health Member; Judge Executive Doug Stephens, McCreary County Board of Health Member; Unknown; Judge Executive Mike Anderson, Wayne County Board of Health Member.