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Physicals 

Employement physicals are available. 

 

Medical Nutrition Counseling

A registered dietician provides nutrition assessments, counseling, and education. Patients presenting a physician's referral may receive special diet counseling by a dietitian. 

 

Tuberculosis (TB) Program

TB Skin testing is available along with a tuberculosis treatment program should a patient have latent or active TB.  

 

Cholesterol Screening 

In house lipid profile screening is available.  

 

STD and HIV Testing 

 

Adult Immunizations 

Please call the Christian County Health Department for availability and eligibility for the following immunizations:

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Flu- Influenza (also known as the flu) is a contagious respiratory illness caused by flu viruses. It can cause mild to severe illness, and at times can lead to death.

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Tdap- This immunization is a combination vaccine that protects against three potentially life-threatening bacterial diseases: tetanus, diphtheria, and pertussis (whooping cough). 

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Hepatitis A- Hepatitis A vaccine is a vaccine against the hepatitis A virus.

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Hepatitis B- Hepatitis B vaccine is a vaccine for the prevention of hepatitis B, an infection caused by the hepatitis B virus (HBV).

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Shingles-  Your risk of shingles andpost-herpetic neuralgia (PHN) increases as you get older. CDC recommends that people 60 years old and older get shingles vaccine to prevent shingles and PHN.

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Prevnar 13-  Protects against pneumococcal pneumonia is not a cold or the flu. It’s an illness that is caused by Streptococcus pneumonia, a common bacteria. Its symptoms appear quickly and can be severe.

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Gardasil- Protects against the human papillomanvirus (HPV) infection. Most people—about 9 in 10—will get an HPV infection at some point in their lives. HPV infections can cause health problems, including several kinds of cancer in both women and men.

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MMR- Protects against measles, mumps and rubella.  

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Varicella- Protects against chickenpox.  

  





 


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Christian County Health Department
PO BOX 647 / 1700 Canton Street
Hopkinsville, KY 42240
Phone: 270-887-4160
Fax: 270-887-4165
Oak Grove WIC Clinic
240 Thompsonville Lane
Oak Grove, KY 42262
Phone: 270-640-6022
Fax:270-640-6099