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How Does Public Health Serve YOU?

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The Barren River District Health Department (BRDHD), united as a District Health Department in 1982, serves the residents and visitors of Barren, Butler, Edmonson, Hart, Logan, Metcalfe, Simpson and Warren Counties of the Commonwealth of Kentucky.

Services provided by BRDHD include:
Clinic Services, Environmental Services, Disaster Preparedness, Health Education, Communicable Disease Services, Workplace Health for State Employees, Tobacco Control, Diabetes Education, Women's Health Resources, and Harm Reduction and Syringe ServicesBRDHD staff are committed to providing essential public health services in the community.

Our mission is to serve our community with a commitment to excellence in quality service by protecting and improving the environment and health of people through prevention, surveillance, education, and partnerships.


Creating a healthy community for all people to live, learn, work, & play.

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Our Vision
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District Director
Matthew L. Hunt, Ed.D.

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