Mercer County Health Department

Our Mission

To ensure the provision of preventative health services, health education and environmental health services to the people of Mercer County at the lowest possible cost either by the provision of these services ourselves or working in collaboration with other providers.

CLINIC: (859) 734-4522
ENVIRONMENTAL: (859) 734-2229
FAX: (859) 734-0568

FOR MEDICAL EMERG​ENCY – DIAL 911

Non-Medical Emergency After-Hours Contact
Cathy Akins (502) 680-0169

We accept Humana health insurance, Anthem health insurance and Medicaid.

Medicare covers only flu and covid vaccinations

All other services are on a sliding fee scale, based on income and number of people living in the home.

COVID-19 Information

Regional Vaccinations Sites

CDC COVID-19 Information

Frequently Asked Questions

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Feeding A Toddler?

The WIC program provides supplemental foods and nutrition education

Our Goals

To provide each and every client the best and friendliest service possible.

To assure our clients have positive memories of their visit to our health department.

To give the client the kind of service and response that we, as employees, would expect to receive.

Board of Health

The Board of Health meets on a quarterly basis. Meetings are advertised and are open to the interested public.

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Due to massive, unexpected renovations we will be relocating our office for 3 to 6 months.
New address: 470 Linden Avenue, Suite 5 Harrodsburg, KY 40330
Closed for moving dates:
September 1 - 2 – Moving
     September 5 – Closed for Labor Day
          September 6 - 9 – Moving
Due to massive, unexpected renovations we will be relocating our office for 3 to 6 months.
New Address: 470 Linden Avenue, Suite 5 Harrodsburg, KY 40330
Closed for moving dates:
September 1 - 2 – Moving
September 5 – Closed for Labor Day
September 6 - 9 – Moving
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