Residents of Elkhart County–We Face a Crisis.
Do Your Part

The Health Department offers services to all county residents with a vision of “Healthy Lives, Healthy Communities.” The Department is lead by a Health Officer who is entrusted with the responsibility of addressing the public health concerns of Elkhart County.


Toll Free

(877) 523-2283

COVID -19 Call Center

(574) 523-2106

The People

Health Officer

Bethany Wait, MD

(574) 523-2283

Visit our Website

Elkhart County Health Department Website

Do Your Part

Do Your Part Letter Debe Hacer Su Parte (En Espanol)

Important COVID-19 Related Infromation

2020-38 Restated COVID-19 Ordinance (effective Dec. 17,2020) Public Health Order 05-2020 Mask Covering Order Public Health Order 06-2020 Mitigation Directives Executive Order 20-48 CDC Community Assessment of COVID-19 in Elkhart County