Franklin County Health Department

Contact Us


Clinic & Business Office
100 Glenns Creek Road
Frankfort, KY 40601



FCHD- Public Health Center
(CLOSED for reovations Jan – Dec 2024)
Community Health, Environmental Health, HANDS
851 East-West Connector
Frankfort, KY 40601



Monday – Friday 8:00am – 4:30pm
Weekends: Closed

Phone & Email

(502) 564-7647

Emergency After-Hours Number
 (502) 875-8582


State Plumbing Inspector

      Local Approvals cannot be approved on: Day Care Centers, Nursing Homes, Schools, and Hospitals or on buildings where there is a CHANGE OF USE and any structure requiring Division of Water approval.

      If you are inquiring about the status or requirements for public building plans that the health department DOES NOT REGULATE,
      please contact:

      Kentucky Division of Plumbing
      (502) 573-0397

      Nick McComber
      CELL 859-537-7469

      Office: Tuesday and Thursday from 8:00 to 9:30am.
      100 Glenns Creek Rd, Frankfort, KY 40601


      Epidemiology for Reportable Diseases

      Fax Number for Cases
      (502) 564-9640


      The Franklin County Health Department (FCHD) daily investigates cases of communicable diseases such as influenza, food-borne illness, pertussis, hepatitis, tuberculosis, and sexually transmitted infections, per 902 KAR 2:020.

      FCHD communicates this information to the Kentucky Department for Public Health, surveillance sites, and community partners, facilitating collaborative efforts to monitor the health status of Franklin County.

      Health professionals that are reporting diseases to the Franklin County Health Department can find the appropriate and required forms listed in the link below.  Upon completion please fax the forms to (502)564-9640.  If you have any questions, concerns, or need assistance in reporting please contact our office at (502)564-7647, option 1, and ask for the Charge Nurse.  

      Reportable Disease Forms 

      Kentucky Reportable Disease Form (EPID 200)

      KY Multi-Drug Resistant Organism Form -EPID-250

      Table of Reportable Diseases in Kentucky

      *** UPDATED Jan 31, 2024

      Updated:  Feb 2, 2024