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.  **December 2016 will be on Monday the 5th only from 3PM to 6PM**
 
217 Kenova Avenue
Wayne, WV 25570
304-272-6761
 
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 alerted to any trends or potential hazards affecting county residents.

Our Vision

Active people living safe, healthy, and productive lives in Wayne County

Our Values

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

Health Department Updates and Information

Adiction and Substance Abuse Resources

Resources

Our Services

Help 4 WV Substance Abuse Programs  (Click)
  •  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

Preventive Tips

Addiction Resources  (Click)

What Parents should know

Addiction Resources  (Click)

What Pregnant Women should know

Tobacco Education and Resource

Reported travel areas with Zika

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

Symptoms, Diagnosis, and Treatment

WV Quit Line (Click for details)

Transmission and Risks

CDC Tobacco Use Resources (Click to Review)

Food Safety & Inspections

County Food Inspections (Click for results)
We have Flu Vaccine available at the Health Department for ages 6 months and up.  Walk in clinic hours are Mondays and Fridays from 8AM to Noon with two evening clinics per month 1st and 3rd Mondays each month from 3PM to 6PM excluding holidays.    Please call the health department for more details 

Health Dept Fee Schedule

Local Alerts

Fee Schedule 2016-2017 (Click to Review)

*Retail Food Fees are currently under state review for fee change to be in compliance with state code*

Office & Exam Space For Rent

Influenza Form 2016-2017

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.

FLU:  What to do when you get sick

Rental space Schematic (Click to view)
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.