COVID-19 Information

Confirmed Cases as of April 2nd, 2021:  2703 – Total COVID Related Deaths:  53

The Marshall County Health Department will report cases once per week.  Updates will be made on Fridays.

Report a COVID-19 Related Complaint

Welcome to the Marshall County Health Department

267 Slickback Road
Benton, KY  42025


Mission Statement:

To build a healthier community by promoting healthy life styles, and preserving a healthy environment for all residents of Marshall County.

Partnering to achieve a healthier community.


Accountability • Collaboration • Excellence • Integrity • Science

Hours of Operation:

Monday-Thursday 8:00 am to 5:00 pm

Friday 8:00 am to 11:30 am

For an appointment or information, please call 270-527-1496

During business hours, to notify the health department of a notifiable or reportable condition, fax the Kentucky Reportable Disease Form to 270-527-5321.

After hours or on the weekend, to notify the health department of a notifiable or reportable condition, please call 1-888-9REPORT (1-888-973-7678) 

If you need to reach the health department after hours or on the weekend for an EMERGENCY ONLY, please call 270-527-1333.

Helpful Links:

Ky. Cabinet for Health and Family Services
National Institutes of Health
American Diabetes Association
Healthy People 2030
Centers for Disease Control
American Heart Association
Ky. Health Dept. Association
Ky. Public Health Association
American Public Health Association
Web MD