COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Health Information

Hamilton County Health Department COVID-19 Vaccine Clinic 

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved and authorized an updated Moderna, Pfizer and Novavax COVID-19 vaccine for the 2023-2024 season. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) also recommends everyone 6 months and older get an updated COVID-19 vaccine to protect against the potentially serious outcomes of COVID-19 illness this fall and winter.

The updated mRNA vaccines are designed to include a single component that is effective against the current COVID-19 variant. Hamilton County Health Department has vaccine available for all age groups. The brands of vaccine stocked varies depending on availability. If you are looking for a particular brand, please contact us.  

For people with health insurance, most plans will cover COVID-19 vaccine at no cost to you. People who don’t have health insurance or with health plans that do not cover the cost may get COVID vaccine at minimal or no cost.

We offer COVID vaccine during our regular clinics on Mondays, Tuesdays, and Thursdays. Demographic information and insurance information are gathered prior to appointment. Please call a nurse for an appointment at 317-776-8500.

CDC Preventive Measures

The Hamilton County Health Department follows the established recommendations established by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the Indiana State Department of Health.  Please use following these recommendations to protect yourself and others from transmitting this virus. 

If you suspect you have COVID or have tested positive for COVID-19:

  1. Stay home from work and school. Stay away from other public places.
  2. Monitor your symptoms carefully. If your symptoms get worse, call your healthcare provider immediately.
  3. Get rest and stay hydrated.
  4. Notify any Close Contacts .