Switzerland County Seal
Health Administrator

Betty Lucas - Health Administrator


Mailing Address:
P.O.Box 14

Physical Location
1190 W. Main St.
Vevay, IN 47043


Mon, Tues, Wed, Fri
7:30am - 4:00pm

7:30am - 12:00pm


The Switzerland County Health Department's purpose is to prevent communicable and chronic diseases by immunizations and testing. Also, to maintain a safe environment for all our residents including disaster events.

These goals will be beneficial to all our county residents.


Health Registrar

Donna Faber - Administrative Assistant

Environmental Health Specialist

Mark Helt - Environmental Specialist

Kelli Jester - Food Inspector

Mark Reed - Public Health Coordinator

Scott Frede M.D. - Health Officer

Joyce Fields - Health Nurse

Switzerland County, Indiana



HIV Screening

posted on 2016-04-15 by Donna Faber from health

The Health Department is now doing free Hepatitis C and HIV testing on a walk-in or call-in basis. Please call us at 812-427-3220 for more details. All information is confidential.

2016 New Immunization Schedules Birth-Age 18

posted on 2016-02-09 by Donna Faber from health

These schedules as recommended by CDC list the age or age range when each vaccine or series of shots is recommended. If your child (birth through 6 years old) or adolescent (age 7 through 18 years old) has missed any shots, consult the catch-up schedule AND check with the doctor about getting back on track. Copy this link or click on link near bottom of this page: http://www.cdc.gov/vaccines... read more



Do I need to call for an appointment for immunizations?

posted on 2014-12-03 by Donna Faber from health

At this time we do not make appointments for children's immunizations. It is strictly walk-in only. The nurse is available for these from 8:00-10:30 am and 12:00-3:30 pm on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesda... read more

Birth and Death Certificates

posted on 2014-12-03 by Donna Faber from health

Birth and Death Certificates have to be applied for in the county in which the birth or death occurred or through Indiana Vital Records. If you are needing a genealogy copy of birth or death, please ... read more


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