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Hours and Closures

Florida Department of Health in Indian RIver County

  •  (772) 794-7400
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    Mailing Address

    1900 27th Street 

    Vero Beach, FL 32960 

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    TTY users can contact us through Florida Relay by dialing 711 or one of the other Relay Toll Free numbers. 

HOURS and CLOSURES

 

Main Health Department Site Services:

  • Adult and Women's Health: Monday thru Friday, 8:00am to noon and 1:00pm to 4:30pm (main doors open at 7:30am and clinics close 12:00 - 1:00pm for lunch daily)
  • Client Registration: Monday thru Friday, 7:30am to 4:30pm
  • Dental Clinic: Monday thru Friday, 8:00am to noon and 1:00pm to 4:30pm (main doors open at 7:30am and clinics close 12:00 - 1:00pm for lunch daily)
    • Dental Emergencies: Emergency walk-in sign-in time is 7:30 - 8:30am on Tuesdays and Wednesdays only (main doors open at 7:30am, clinics close 12:00 - 1:00pm for lunch daily). Please call the Dental Clinic at 794-7435 to confirm walk-in dates and times.
  • Environmental Health: Monday thru Friday, 8:00am - 5:00pm
  • Medical Records: Monday thru Friday, 8:00am - 11:45am and then 1:00pm - 4:45pm (closed 11:45am - 1:00pm for lunch daily)
  • Patient Billing: Monday thru Friday, 8:00am - 5:00pm (closed 12:00 - 1:00pm for lunch daily)
  • Support Services (Administration, Business Office, Nursing Administration): Monday thru Friday, 8:00am - 5:00pm
  • Vital Statistics: Monday thru Friday, 8:00am - 4:30pm
  • WIC: Please call the WIC office at 772-794-7430 for specific service hours.
  • Indian River County Human Services Office (rent, utilties, prescription assistance): Monday thru Friday, 8:00am - 4:30pm (closed 12:00 - 1:00pm daily for lunch).

GIFFORD HEALTH CENTER PEDIATRICS

  • Pediatrics Clinic: Monday thru Friday, 8:00am to noon and 1:00pm to 4:30pm (closed 12:00 - 1:00pm for lunch daily)
  • We Care Clinic: Monday thru Friday, 8:00am - 5:00pm (main doors open at 7:30am and clinic closes 12:00 - 1:00pm for lunch daily)

 

2018 HOLIDAYS AND TRAINING CLOSURES*
  • Monday, January 1 (2018): New Year's Holiday (closed all day)
  • Monday, January 15: MLK, Jr. Birthday (closed all day)
  • Friday, February 9: Staff Training (closed 12:00 - 5:00pm*)
  • Friday, April 6: Response Training Exercise Drill (closed 12:00 - 5:00pm*)
  • Friday, April 13: Staff Training (closed 12:00 - 5:00pm*)
  • Monday, May 28: Memorial Day (closed all day)
  • Friday, June 22: Staff Training (closed 12:00 - 5:00pm*)
  • Wednesday, July 4: Independence Day (closed all day)
  • Friday, August 3: Staff Training (closed 12:00 - 5:00pm*)
  • Monday, September 3: Labor Day (closed all day)
  • Friday, October 12: Staff Training (closed 12:00 - 5:00pm*)
  • Monday, November 10: Veteran's Day (closed all day)
  • Thursday, November 22: Thanksgiving Day (closed all day)
  • Friday, November 23: Thanksgiving Holiday (closed all day)
  • Friday, December 7: Staff Training (closed 12:00 - 5:00pm*)
  • Tuesday, December 25: Christmas Holiday (closed all day)
  • Tuesday, January 1 (2019): New Year's Holiday (closed all day)

Note: Staff training dates are subject to change. Please call to confirm dates.

*The Environmental Health Office and the Vital Statistics Office (for birth and death certificates) close at 11:30am on most Staff Training days.