Lexington Fayette County Health Department


Restaurants will soon debut new health inspection reports, using a system the county health department believes will be easier for diners to decode.

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Laboratory tests have confirmed two cases of the mumps in Fayette County.

Fayette County Health Commissioner Rice Leach Dies

Apr 1, 2016
Lexington Fayette County Health Department

A decorated "Public Health Hero", Dr. Rice Leach has died after a battle with cancer.  The long-time Fayette County Health Commissioner was 75.

The Lexington Fayette County Health Department will once again observe World AIDS Day by providing free HIV Testing at various spots across the city.

The next time you make a trip the Fayette County Health Department, the task of locating the various public health services will likely be a lot easier.

The Lexington-Fayette County Health Department recently gained a new level of national accreditation.