The Carla G. Baumann Nursing Scholarship (CGB Scholarship) is open to graduates of BSN nursing programs at Eastern Kentucky University or Berea College. This scholarship recognizes high achieving nurses who aspire to further their education in a post-licensure program. Madison County Health Department will award two scholarships of $1,000 annually to qualified applicants.
It's that time of year again. As the weather warms and your pets spend more time outdoors, be sure that that their rabies vaccinations are up-to-date. The Madison County Health Department will be sponsoring 5 clinics this year with vaccinations just $5 each.
Thursday, May 11, 2017
Lexington Center East Heritage Hall
430 W. Vine St., Lexington, KY
Be part of this statewide gathering of healthcare workers to discuss the current state of the Zika threat and what must be done to coordinate strategies and polices that will best mitigate the response to the threat of the Zika virus.
TOPICS WILL INCLUDE:
Situational awareness of Kentucky’s current Zika threat.
Lessons learned from Florida.
Environmental vector control and surveillance training.
Epidemiology training for Providers and Public Health personnel.
Zika Preganancy Registry and birth defects surveillance.
If you come to the Madison County Health Department's Richmond Clinic, you might see the staff wearing a new button. We've started a new CARE (Cardiovascular Assessment, Risk reduction and Education) program.
Nurses will check your blood pressure anytime. It is a quick visit, no appointment needed and it is a FREE service.
Come learn about your blood pressure - it’s for your health!