About Us

Our mission is to Promote, Protect, and Enhance the health of all Lincoln County residents. Public Health Nursing Services are provided regardless of race, sex, creed, religion, national origin or financial status.

LCPH is committed to:

  • Preventing disease and injury
  • Promoting healthy lifestyles
  • Protecting community health
  • Preparing for and responding to disasters and emergencies

The Public Office is staffed by 4 Public Health nurses, 2 Administrative Staff, and 1 Public Health Emergency Response Coordinator.  Patrice Baker, RN., is the Nurse Manager and Dr. Chris Krell is the County Health officer.  Services are provided through a financial partnership between the county and the state, with some services provided through government grants.

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Lincoln County Public Health is located in the County offices building on Jefferson Street in Afton, right next door to the School District building. We are open Monday through Friday, 8 to 12 and 1 to 5.


Public Health Afton


The Kemmerer office is located on 520 Topaz. Kemmerer office hours are 8 to 12 and 1 to 5, Monday through Friday.

Public Health Kemmerer

Public Health Kemmerer