Elkhart County's Community Health Nursing promotes the health of the community through assessment, prevention, surveillance, education, screening and treatment. Picture ID required for the services listed below.

Animal Bites and Rabies Information

Concerned about a particular animal bite or do you want to know more about what to do if you think an animal may be rabid? Click here for details.

Breast and Cervical Cancer Screening

Details about the Breast and Cervical Cancer Program (BCCP) can be found here.

Childhood Lead Program

Information about the program, screening and lead case management can be found at the link below.

Communicable Disease Surveillance

The local Health Department is responsible for investigating reportable communicable diseases.

HIV Prevention

Information about confidential HIV screening, education, and more.

Healthy Beginnings

Link to the Elkhart Beginnings website. A service focused on the health and lives of infants, young children and pregnant and/or breastfeeding women.

Immunizations for Adults / (Also in Spanish)

Information and guidelines for adult immunizations. Includes locations throughout the county to schedule an immunization.

Immunizations for Children / (Also in Spanish)

Information, CDC and ISDH guidelines for child immunizations. Includes locations throughout the county to schedule an immunization.

Sexually Transmitted Infection (STI) Clinic

More information about sexually transmitted infections and screening locations in Elkhart County. Due to the COVID-19 virus, the clinic will be by appointment only.

Tuberculosis Control Program

Information about the TB program, including disease investigation, treatment, and testing.


Frequently Asked Questions relating to all things Patient Services can be found here.