Howard County, IN

Health Department


The Howard County Health Department consists of several departments.

COVID-19 / Coronavirus

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Testing Information :

Howard County's COVID-19 Community Testing Site is located at 620 N Bell Street, Kokomo. Hours of operation are Monday, Tuesday, Friday 8am-5pm; Wednesday, Thursday 8am-7pm; Saturday 8am-1pm. Testing is free for Hoosiers . Clients must be at least 2 years old. A mobile clinic site will operate on Fridays (schedule found at the link below). To register for an appointment, visit https://scheduling.coronavirus.in.gov. Please allow ample time to complete your appointment. Please wear a face covering to your appointment.​ Clients must check in upon arrival and will be advised as to when they may enter to receive their test.

Optum COVID-19 Testing Site is located at 721 West Superior Street, Kokomo. Hours of operation are Monday-Friday, 8am-8pm. Testing is free for Hoosiers. Clients must be at least 12 months old. To register for an appointment, visit https://lhi.care/covidtesting or call 888-634-1116. Walk-ins are accepted. Please wear a face covering to your appointment. 


COVID-19 Vaccine Information:

If you interested in receiving the COVID-19 vaccine, please visit www.ourshot.in.gov or call 2-1-1 to check current eligibility groups and for information on how to schedule an appointment with a local vaccine provider.



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