Health Department

Welcome to the Newton County Health Department. 

Employees and Services Provided:


Gonzalo Florido, MD:  Medical Officer, messages may be left at 219.285.2052

Oversees all Health Department operations


Reception/Vital Records Clerk, 219.285.2052, x. 2205.

Birth and Death Records, Genealogy Searches and Records, Appointment Scheduling


Deana James:  Food Sanitarian/Health Educator, 219.285.2052, x. 2202.

Restaurant Inspections, Food Permits, Health Education Programs


Mike Parrish:  Environmental Specialist, 219.285.2052, x. 2203.

Septic and Well Inspections, Septic and Well Permits, Water and Soil Testing Coordination, Vector-Borne Disease Education, Environmental Health Concerns


Kayla Crews, RN:  Public Health Nurse, 219.285.2052, x. 2201.

Infant/Child Immunizations and Records, Tuberculosis Skin Testing, Public Nursing Assistance, Communicable Disease Investigations and Reporting, Public Health Emergency Preparedness Planning, Office Payroll, Office Grants and Budgets, Office Claims, Administrative Duties

Contact Us

Health Department
4117 S 240 W
Morocco, IN 47963
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  • Phone: (888) 663-9866 x 2200
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  • Office Hours:
    Monday-Friday 8:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.