COVID Public Health Plans for Special Events
The Hamilton County Health Department is assisting in the review of COVID Safety Plans for special events and gatherings larger than 250 people. The Health Department has established a plan review team to review plans based on the criteria set forth in the state Executive Orders. Please use the Event Contact Form for submitting contact information and attaching a COVID public Health Safety Plans.
The health department has established an email Healtheventplan@hamiltoncounty.in.gov for special event organizer questions.
The Hamilton County Health Department is implementing building access and program procedures
Tentative re-opening to public access on June 4, 2020. The Health Department has implemented procedures as a Healthcare facility specific to protect all clients, customers and staff entering the building. Building Access and Program Access Polices will be in effect until further notice.
- Mask are required for public (over 2yrs of age) until further notice. Please provide your own mask
- Medical Assessment - Temperatures will be taken and will be asked about symptoms. Anyone with a temperature of 100.4 or greater or respiratory symptoms will not be admitted.
- Social Distancing will be identified and maintained in all lobby areas
- Hand hygiene - Parents and Children able to use hand sanitizer will be asked to clean their hands.
Programs Access Policy:
Public Health Programs will have specific procedures and some limited availability until further notice. Please see each program for specific details.
The staff of the Hamilton County Health Department is devoted to meeting the challenge of public health issues, which arise on a daily basis. The department has balanced itself to provide services to residents ranging from Vital Records, Environmental Health, Health Education and Public Health Nursing.
If you have any questions regarding the services provided by the Hamilton County Health Department, please contact us at 317-776-8500 or by fax 317-776-8506 or visit our office during daily business hours of 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Some program services have limited days and hours of availability, please see specific programs for details.