Health Department

Welcome to the Boone County Health Department

 

Josh Dickey Cindy A. Murphy, RN, Director
Environmental Health Director Nursing & Vital Records Division
Boone County Office Building Boone County Office Building
Suite 201 (Front Entrance) Suite 202 (Rear Entrance)
765-483-4458 Fax 765-483-5243 765-482-3942 Fax 483-4450

 

The Boone County Health Department strives to protect and promote the health of all residents and visitors of Boone County.

 

Indiana Code (IC 16-20) outlines powers and duties of Indiana Local Health Departments http://www.in.gov/isdh/24832.htm.

 

 Our Health Department follows the framework for the responsibilities of local public health systems set forth by the National Public Health Performance Standard Program using the 10 essential services:

 

  • Monitor health status to identify community health problems;

 

  • Diagnose and investigate health problems and health hazards in the community;

 

  • Inform, educate, and empower people about health issues;

 

  • Mobilize community partnerships to identify and solve health problems;

 

  • Develop policies and plans that support individual and community health efforts;

 

  • Enforce laws and regulations that protect health and ensure safety;

 

  • Link people to needed personal health services and assure the provision of health care when otherwise unavailable;

 

  • Assure a competent public health and personal health-care workforce;

 

  • Evaluate effectiveness, accessibility, and quality of personal and population-based health services; and

 

  • Research for new insights and innovative solutions to health problems.

  

Be sure to visit “Public Health News” for up-to-date information on trending topics.

 

Cindy A. Murphy, RN

Administrator / Nursing & Vital Records Director

Boone County Office Building

116 W Washington St

Suite B202 Lebanon, IN 46052

765-482-3942cmurphy@co.boone.in.us

Office Hours

8 AM - 4 PM

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