KALBOH Statewide Board of Health Meeting 1/31/19

Statewide Local Board of Health Meeting Thursday, January 31, 2019 6:30-9:00 pm EST 6:30pm – Welcome………………………………………………… Brian Andreas, MD, KALBOH Vice President 6:35pm – KERS Liability – Local Health Departments………….…David Eager, KERS Executive Director 7:00pm – Financial State of Local Public Health Departments…Mike Tuggle, Assistant Director 7:15pm – Public Health Transformation …………………………..Jeffrey Howard, MD, Ky. Commissioner for Public Health 7:45pm – Connecting the Systems that Drive Health in Your Community Medical, Social, and Public Health… ……………………………………….    ….Glen Mays, PhD, MHA, Shana Moore, PhD, MPA, Nurlan Kussainov, MPA 8:15 pm – Questions & Answers……………………………………..Allison Adams, MPA, Public Health Director, Buffalo Trace District 8:45pm – Wrap-up & Close………………………………………….Georgia Heise, […]

Wayne County Diabetes Awareness Day November 14th

November is recognized as American Diabetes Month here in the United States.  November 14th is World Diabetes Day across the globe.  County Judge Executive, Mike Anderson, has signed a Proclamation declaring November 14th as Diabetes Awareness Day in Wayne County.  If you have diabetes, take steps today to improve your control — it is not always easy, but it is worth it!  If you don’t have diabetes, talk to your health care provider to see if you are at risk.  For additional information about diabetes contact your local health department and speak to the diabetes educator. #lcdhd Pictured are Vicky […]