About Us

The Lincoln County Health Department has provided services in Lincoln County since August of 1966. A variety of programs and services are offered by the agency, and it continues to assess and change as our community’s needs change. Employees of the Lincoln County Health Department provide professional leadership and guidance to help identify and develop interventions to assure Lincoln County is a thriving, safe, healthy and informed community.



Lincoln County will be a safe, healthy, and informed community.


Lincoln County Health Department will strive to protect and promote a healthy and safe environment through community outreach, on-going assessment and policy development, education, and innovative solutions to identified health issues.


The Board of Trustees and employees of the Lincoln County Health Department are committed to excellence in the delivery of diversified services through the dedication, competence, and integrity of our professional staff. We value and respect those we serve.


As of April 1, 2014, the Board of Trustees for the Lincoln County Health Department and for Public Health Fund, Inc. (a not-for-profit corporation formed by LCHD) includes the following members:
Melba Houston
Jim Burlison
Cyril Heintzelman
Dr. Dale Reinker
Charles Montgomery

This is a voluntary position, and the staff of LCHD would like to thank these members for their dedication to improving public health within our community.

Our Staff

All Staff 2016

Director of Programs
Business Office
Communicable Disease
Dental Program
Emergency Response
Environmental Sanitation
Home Visits
Immunization, Front Desk Reception & Vital Records
Information Technology
Maternal Child Health
WIC - Women, Infants & Children