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Please note the Imperial County Public Health Department will be open for appointments only. Department staff will be available to provide assistance by phone to members of the community who have questions related to any of the Department’s essential services.

Phone assistance will be available Monday through Friday from 8:00 am to 12:00 pm and 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm. The office will be closed for lunch from 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm. This shall remain in effect until further notice.

Department Essential Services

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Our focus has and always will be the well-being of our clients. We understand that the rapidly evolving coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) situation poses unique challenges for everyone.

Please note, effective Monday, April 4, 2022, the Imperial County Public Health Department will resume certain in-person essential services for the public by appointment only, in addition to providing services over the phone. Below is a list of essential services that will be provided.  Please contact the listed phone number of the specific program directly for information and/or appointments. Department hours are Monday through Friday from 8:00 am to 12:00 pm and 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm. The department is closed from 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm.

The following Public Health Department essential service is available by appointments as of June 15, 2021:

  • Division of Environmental Health: (442) 265-1888 

The following Public Health Department essential service are available on a walk-in basis and by appointment:

  • Division of Environmental Health: (442) 265-1888 
  • Animal Control: (442) 265-2655

The following Public Health Department essential services are available by appointment only:

  • Birth amendments (1 year and younger): (442) 265-1444 
  • Birth certificates (for ages 2 years old and younger: infant needs to be at least 3 weeks old): (442) 265-1444
  • California Children’s Services (CCS): (442) 265-1455
  • Death burial permits: (442) 265-1444
  • Death certificates (2005 to present): (442) 265-1444 
  • Immunizations: (442) 265-1444 
  • Immunization transcribing: (442) 265-1444 
  • COVID-19 Vaccination Clinic: 1-833-422-4255 or visit www.myturn.ca.gov
  • HOPWA: (442) 265-1386 
  • Sport Physicals: 442) 265-1420
  • Support services & referrals for care and treatment for people with HIV/AIDs: (442) 265-1386 
  • Travel consultations: (442) 265-1420
  • Tuberculosis (TB) control services: (442) 265-1415 
  • Vector Control: (442) 265-1888 

The following Public Health Department essential services are available by phone only:

  • Emergency Medical Services: ems@co.imperial.ca.us or (442) 265-1405
  • Nutrition information: (442) 265-1408 

The following services are NOT available at this time: 

  • Car Seat Program: (442) 265-1388)
  • Health cards
  • Medical marijuana cards
  • Pregnancy tests
  • Physicals
    • Immigration

If you have any general questions regarding any of these services, please call the Imperial County Public Health Department at 442-265-1444.