Health Department

Welcome to the Boone County Health Department


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Abby Messenger, Director Lisa Younts, RN, Director
Environmental Health Division Nursing & Vital Records Division
Boone County Office Building Boone County Office Building
Suite 201 (Front Entrance) Suite 202 (Rear Entrance)
765-483-4458 Fax 765-483-5243 765-482-3942 Fax 483-4450


The Boone County Health Department strives to protect and promote the health of all residents and visitors of Boone County.


Indiana Code (IC 16-20) outlines powers and duties of Indiana Local Health Departments


 Our Health Department follows the framework for the responsibilities of local public health systems set forth by the National Public Health Performance Standard Program using the 10 essential services:


  • Monitor health status to identify community health problems;


  • Diagnose and investigate health problems and health hazards in the community;


  • Inform, educate, and empower people about health issues;


  • Mobilize community partnerships to identify and solve health problems;


  • Develop policies and plans that support individual and community health efforts;


  • Enforce laws and regulations that protect health and ensure safety;


  • Link people to needed personal health services and assure the provision of health care when otherwise unavailable;


  • Assure a competent public health and personal health-care workforce;


  • Evaluate effectiveness, accessibility, and quality of personal and population-based health services; and


  • Research for new insights and innovative solutions to health problems.


Be sure to visit “Public Health News” for up-to-date information on trending topics.


Lisa Younts, RN

Administrator / Nursing & Vital Records Director

Boone County Office Building

116 W Washington St

Suite B202 Lebanon, IN 46052

Office Hours

8 AM - 4 PM

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