About Us

About Us 

The Grayson County Health Department serves our community by promoting all aspects of health and wellness through the prevention of disease, injury, and disability.

We also offer a variety of programs and services to meet the public health needs of Grayson County. We serve you throughout the course of your life, from prenatal visits, work wellness visits, and health education and beyond.

Our Mission

We exist to serve our community by promoting all aspects of health and wellness through prevention of disease, injury, and disability. 

Our Vision

A community in which all people achieve their full potential for health and well-being across the lifespan.  We work to be trusted by patients, a valued partner in the community, and creators of positive change.

Joshua Embry, BS, MS, MBA

Director's Message 2021

Welcome to the Grayson County Health Department. GCHD has a strong, consistent record of serving the folks of Grayson County, Kentucky. We are committed to bettering our services.

Since 2020 GCHD has been on a path to improvement through expanding our services and instilling a collaborative approach in working with community partners. 

As an independent health department, we serve Grayson County with a passion to improve public health in our local setting. 



In accordance with Federal law and U.S. Department of Agriculture policy, this institution is prohibited from discrimination on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, age or disability.

Privacy Statement

Grayson County Health Department is an equal-opportunity employer. 

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