About the Health Department

The mission of Nicholas County Health Department is to protect and promote the health of Nicholas County residents in partnership with the community by:

  • Preventing the spread of diseases
  • Fostering healthy lifestyles
  • Reducing health risks and disparities
  • Providing or assuring quality health services and
  • Responding to disaster and assisting communities in recovery.
  • Promoting a healthy environment


Administrator:  Rodney Boyce  rodney.j.boyce@wv.gov   ext 101
R.N/Director of Nursing:  Marsha Bailes  marsha.l.bailes@wv.gov  ext 113
R.N.:  Susan Lewis  susan.c.lewis@wv.gov  ext 115
Sanitarian:  Elizabeth Ratliff  elizabeth.d.ratliff@wv.gov  ext 120
Account Tech:  Debra Jackson  debra.b.jackson@wv.gov  ext 104
Office Assistant:  Ginny Hayslette  virginia.a.hayslette@wv.com  ext 111


One Stevens Road, Suite 201
Summersville, WV 26651

Phone: 304-872-5329
Fax: 304-872-5362


Monday-Friday 8:30-4:30


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