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Communicable Disease Surveillance

(574) 523-2127

Communicable diseases are those able to be transmitted from one person to another; diseases that are contagious or infectious.

The local Health Department is responsible for investigating reportable communicable diseases. Results are submitted to the Indiana State Department of Health (ISDH), per Indiana code IC 16-41-2-1 and 410 IAC 1-2.3-47.

Frequently Asked Questions

Office Location:

Lincoln Center
608 Oakland Avenue
Elkhart, IN 46516-2116
Phone: (574) 523-2127
Fax: (574) 522-2192
Toll Free: 1-877-523-2283

Office Hours:

Monday: 8:00am-5:00pm
Tuesday through Friday: 8:00am*-4:00pm

*Due to staff in-service, our office will open at 9:00am on the second Thursday of February, May, August, and November and on the first Thursday in December.