Marion County Health Department

Sewage complaints ongoing at Marion County court annex

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Sewage problems at the annex building of Marion County's juvenile court has led to a complaint with the county's Public Health Department.Read more

Health warning centers on popular downtown café

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If you ate at Fresco Italian Café on the Canal on Monday, August 6, the health department recommends you get the Hepatitis A vaccine.Read more

Peppy Grill reopens after health department closure

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Peppy Grill in Fountain Square has reopened after the Marion County Health Department received a complaint that “foods weren’t being kept under proper refrigeration.”Read more


Needle exchange program moves forward, but with some concerns

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Marion County now has a needle exchange program after the City-County Council unanimously approved it Monday night. Read more

Council votes unanimously to create state's largest needle-exchange program

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The vote comes nearly a month after the Marion County public health director declared a "public health emergency" over the increase in Hepatitis C cases, which they're...Read more

As needle-exchange program is mulled for Marion County, success touted elsewhere

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It comes after the county's public health director called a surge in local hepatitis C cases "an epidemic."Read more

Proposed needle exchange targets an epidemic of health problems

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Dr. Virginia Caine is targeting drug addicts and dirty needles, hoping to slow an alarming spread of HIV and hepatitis C.Read more

Marion County health leaders propose needle exchange program

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Marion County's public health department called for a needle exchange program Thursday.Read more

Indianapolis, Fort Wayne hospitals end visitor restrictions

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Hospitals in Indianapolis and Fort Wayne are ending restrictions on visitors that they put in place earlier this flu season.Read more


Pizza restaurant reopens after health department-ordered cleanup

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An Indianapolis restaurant was ordered closed Tuesday when an inspection revealed a possible health hazard.Read more

Five things to know for Saturday

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Here are five things going on Saturday around Central Indiana that you should know about.Read more