Wayne County Health Department
217 Kenova Avenue
Wayne, WV 25570
Dr. Kevin McCann, MD - Health Officer
J.K. Fife, Administrator
Tracey Sebastian, Director of Nursing
Promoting A Healthy Community Through Our Mission...
The mission of the Wayne County Health Department is to monitor, to protect, and to enhance the health of people in Wayne County.  We will enforce state and local laws and regulations and seek to be alert to any trends or potential hazards affecting county residents.

Health Department Updates and Information

Office & Exam Space For Rent

Our Vision

We now have Flu Vaccines & Mist

We currently have Office & Exam Space Availble for Rent.  Includes parking, waiting area, and filing area.  Click on the link below for a schematic.  You can call the Health Dapartment for more details.

Active people living safe, healthy, and productve lives in Wayne County
We now have Flu Vaccine & Mist available for those age 6 months and up.  We have a clinic this Friday September 18th from 8AM to Noon.  You can see our full clinic schedule on our services tab.

Our Values

  • Service
  • Care
  • Respect
  • Professionalism
  • Teamwork
  • Collaboration
Office & Exam Space Schematic (Click to view)
New 2015-2016 Influenza and/or Pneumococcal Vaccine Patient Form (Click for Details)

Our Services

Local Alerts

  •  Clinical Health/Nursing
  •  Enviornmental Health
  •  Epidemiology
  •  Food Inspections
  •  Food Handler Info
  •  General Health
  •  Immunizations
  •  Right From The Start
  •  Tobacco Coalition
  •  Threat Preparedness
Click on the services tab above for more details
Boil Water Notice by Kenova Water System issued Fort Gay Water 9/21/2015 (Click for Details)

Notice of Health Dept Fee Increase & Comment Period

Boil Water Notice by Kenova Water System issued 9/11/2015 WAS LIFTED on 9/15/2015
The WCHD Board of Health approved permit and fees for service increases on August 7, 2015.  Notification will be given on this website, the Wayne News, and posted at the Health Department.  A 30 day public comment period is in effect.  Please pull documents below for details.

The WCHD is now a Tobacco Free Property

Fee Notification Letter (Click to Review)
During our Board of Health meeting on June 8, 2015, the board voted in favor of making our entire property tobacco free.
Fee Increase Chart (Click to Review)
Food Inspections Link to Access Results
Diabetes Prevention
Research studies have found that moderate weight loss and excerise can prevent or delay type 2 diabetes among adults at high risk of diabetes.  Learning about diabetes or sharing information is a crucial step in helping prevent and control diabetes and prediabetes.  CDC Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
Drug Use...Together We Can Win The Fight
The effects of Drug Use have a wide range negative effect on our population and the communities in which we live.  Drug use among our nation's youth remains a major public health problem.  Substance use and abuse can increase the risk for injuries, violence, HIV infection, and other diseases.  Strong partnerships & colaboration of our community members can fight this epidemic through Education at all levels, prevention programs, and strong treatment and counseling.
Health Effects of Smoking
Smokers are more likely than nonsmokers to develop heart disease, stroke, and lung cancer.
If you have asthma, tobacco smoke can trigger an attack or make an attach worse.
Quitting smoking can add years to your life.
CDC Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.