||From the CHFS News Room
- Services Offered As Part of HIV Testing Day
Friday, June 14, 2013
In honor of National HIV Testing Day on June 27, the Kentucky Department for Public Health (DPH) is promoting routine HIV testing and awareness. The HIV/AIDS Branch in DPH provides mini-grants to community-based organizations and local health departments to host free testing events in order for individuals to learn their status and be linked to services when indicated.
- New Chief Medical Officer Joins Kentucky Medicaid
Thursday, June 13, 2013
FRANKFORT, Ky. (June 13, 2013) – The Cabinet for Health and Family Services (CHFS) announced today that Dr. John Langefeld has joined the Department for Medicaid Services as chief medical officer. He began work on June 1.
- Clark County Is Selected as a HeartSafe Community
Friday, June 07, 2013
The Cabinet for Health and Family Services and the Kentucky Department for Public Health (DPH) announced today that Clark County is the next Kentucky county to earn the designation HeartSafe Community, an honor set aside for communities that have met criteria to better respond to cardiac arrests. Clark County joins Ashland-Boyd, Jefferson, McCracken, Shelby and Warren, counties on the growing list of communities working to be healthier and safer places to live.