Wayne County Health Department
Regular hours 8AM to 4PM Monday - Friday excluding holidays.  Evening clinics from 3PM - 6PM on the 1st and 3rd Mondays of each month
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...

Winter Storm Jonas Alerts:

Food Safety Alert Click for details

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 alerted to any trends or potential hazards affecting county residents.

Carbon Monoxide Click for details

Clean up precautions  Click for details

Health Department Updates and Information

Adiction and Substance Abuse Resources

Our Vision

We have Flu Vaccines & Mist available for ages 6 months & up.

Help 4 WV Substance Abuse Programs  (Click)
Active people living safe, healthy, and productve lives in Wayne County
Addiction Resources  (Click)
New 2015-2016 Influenza and/or Pneumococcal Vaccine Patient Form (Click to View & Print)

Our Values

  • Service
  • Care
  • Respect
  • Professionalism
  • Teamwork
  • Collaboration

Our Property is Tobacco Free

Local Alerts

As a Public Health Leader, we want to be a resource and take the lead on public education on the effects of tobacco use.  Click below link for

Our Services

Food Safety & Inspections

WV Quit Line (Click for details)
  •  Clinical Health/Nursing
  •  Environmental Health
  •  Epidemiology
  •  Food Inspections
  •  Food Handler Info
  •  General Health
  •  Immunizations
  •  Right From The Start
  •  Tobacco Coalition
  •  Threat Preparedness
*  Use Services tab above for details
Holiday Food Safety Tips (Click for details)
CDC Tobacco Use Resources (Click to Review)
County Food Inspections (Click for results)

Notice of Fee Increase Proposal

Office & Exam Space For Rent

The WCHD Board of Health approved permit and fees for service increases on August 7, 2015.  The proposal is still under review. 

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

Fee Notification Letter (Click to Review)
Rental space Schematic (Click to view)
Fee Increase Chart (Click to Review)
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.