Health Department

Welcome to the 

Vigo County Health Department

147 Oak Street

Phone:  812-462-3428

Monday - Friday 8:00 am - 4:00 pm, closed on holidays

IN THE CASE OF AN AFTER-HOURS PUBLIC HEALTH EMERGENCY

PLEASE CALL 812-232-3801 OR 812-232-3802.

 IF YOU NEED ASSISTANCE FROM THE VIGO COUNTY HEALTH DEPARTMENT PLEASE CONTACT US BY PHONE 812-462-3428

CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19)

VULNERABLE INDIVIDUALS to COVID-19

  **  Individuals 65 and older.

**Individuals with serious underlying health conditions,

including high blood pressure, chronic lung disease,

diabetes, obesity, and asthma.

**Those whose immune system is compromised such as by

chemotherapy for cancer and other conditions requiring such therapy.

Please watch the video explaining why everyone wearing a mask can significantly slow the virus!

Why Wearing a Mask Can Slow the Virus

We are still in need of homemade mask donations!

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: May 21, 2020

   Thanks to the work of the ISDH Epidemiology Resource Center, we now have a live testing site map on our website:  CLICK HERE            

 Current Vigo County Surveillance:  

General

Total Confirmed Cases in Vigo County: 141

Total Covid-19 Deaths in Vigo County: 5

Total deaths from other causes, who also tested positive for Covid-19 (examples: auto accidents, cancer)-1

Confirmed cases included presumptive positive cases

GOVERNOR'S BACK ON TRACK PLAN

FOR MORE LOCAL INFORMATION CLICK BELOW HEADERS

PPE Marketplace

SELF SERVICE BEVERAGE STATIONS

COVID-19 SIGN FOR RESTAURANTS

Q & A FOR RESTAURANTS AND BARS

WHO IS HIGH RISK FOR COVID-19 SIGN

Hospitals:

     Higher Education:

         Vigo County School Corp:

    Government:

    Chamber Of Commerce:

    The ISDH call center for healthcare providers and members of the public who have concerns about COVID-19 is now staffed from 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. at 317-233-7125. After-hours calls should be directed to 317-233-1325 and will be answered by an on-call epidemiologist

    Click headers below for more information

    PROTECTING YOUR FAMILY DURING THE COVID-19

    HOMELAND SECURITY PRESS RELEASE

    RESOURCES FOR THE HOMEBOUND AND/OR ILL IN OUR COMMUNITY

    SMALL BUSINESS NEWS RELEASE

    ISDH Dashboard 

    CDC Facts

    Global Cases

    Guidance for Business and Employees

    CDC Webinar 

    Facebook Page


    Vital Statistics

    Vital Statistics records all birth and deaths occurring in Vigo County.  Persons may apply for a birth or death certificate with this office.

    • 171 Oak Street
    • Phone: 812-462-3442
    • Application hours:  8:15 am - 3:45 pm
     

    Health Clinic 

    The Health Clinic offers vaccinations, TB testing, work and school physicals.

    • 696 S 1st Street, doors are on the West side of the Annex Building
    • Phone:  812-462-3431
    •  Open 8:15 am - 3:45 pm except for the second Tuesday of every month for evening clinics.
    • Evening Clinic hours are 12 (noon) - 7:00 pm.  By appointment only
    • CLOSED DAILY FROM 12:00 - 1:00 for lunch.

    Environmental Health

    The Environmental Health Division is focused on the prevention of injury and disease by controlling the links between humans and their environment. Our programs seek to minimize or eliminate risk factors in the human environment that may threaten life and overall health.

    • 147 Oak Street
    • Phone:  812-462-3281
    • Open 8:00 am - 4:00 pm

    Vector Control

    The primary goal of the Vector Control Division is to reduce the risk of disease and death from pathogens carried by animals and/or vectors.
    • 1241 7th Avenue
    • Phone:  812-234-9181
    • Open 8:00 am - 4:00 pm

    Health Education

    Health education is a process that involves informing the public about achieving and maintaining quality health, instilling quality health habits, and providing the community with the necessary tools to make educated decisions regarding their own lifestyle and health. 

     

    Click here for more information on health topics, updates, and tips.

    Board Of Health

    Jeff Depasse, jdepasse@ma.rr.com  2020 Board President

    Brian Garcia,  briangarcia09@gmail.com  2020 Vice President

    James Turner, D.O.  jturner@uhhg.org

    Jared Farnsworth,  jfarnswo@gmail.com

    Custodio Lim, M.D. tedlim5253@yahoo.com 

    Brian Ross, O.D. Brian.ross@myeyedr.com

    Amber Cadick, PHD Ambercadick@hotmail.com 

    Contact Us

    Vigo County Annex Building
    147 Oak St
    Terre Haute, IN 47807

    • Phone: (812) 462-3428
    • Staff Directory
    • Office Hours:
      Monday through Friday 8:00am - 4:00pm.

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