Rush County Health Department


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Dr. Daugherty M.D.

Russell Daugherty M.D., Health Officer

The Rush County Health Department (RCHD) was established to promote and enforce public health laws and needs.

Contact Information

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Rush County Courthouse
101 East Second Street, Room 105
Rushville, Indiana 46173

Phone: 765-932-3103 
Fax: 765-938-2604

Office Hours: Monday through Friday 8 AM – 4 PM EST (closed 12-1 for lunch)

Health Board Meeting Dates


Administrator/Nursing:  Dixie Meyer, R.N.

Staff Nurse: Alicia Hill, R,N. 

Environmental Health Specialist/Food Inspector: Daniel Burklow

Clerk/Book keeper: Amy DeJager

Vital Records Clerk:


For birth and death certificates requests, please click on the Vital Records under Quick Links at the top of the page.  You may also call in and give us your information or email us at

Primary responsibilities:

Health Board Meetings

Board Minutes archive

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