North Central Health District


Monroe County Health Department

Macon-Bibb County Health Department

For COVID-19 testing or vaccination through North Central Health District, call  1-844-987-0099.

Call Line Hours: M-F: 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Saturday 8 a.m. - noon

You will be screened by a public health representative. Everyone can get free COVID-19 testing through public health. Visit our COVID-19 page to see the full testing schedule. 

Our district is taking appointments for COVID-19 vaccination for Phase 1A+ individuals ONLY. Phase 1A includes healthcare workers, select first responders, and long-term care facility residents/employees and adults age 65+. Phase 1A+ individuals MUST call our line at 1-844-987-0099 to schedule an appointment. Do not call the local health department for an appointment - vaccination is not conducted at all county health departments at this time. Proof of age, employment or affiliation is required for vaccination. Visit our COVID-19 Vaccine page for more information.


Free & Low-Cost Healthcare for Our Community

Monroe County Health Department is dedicated to preventing disease, promoting health and protecting our community against health threats through education, service, advocacy and collaboration.

We offer more than 30 different programs and services, all focused on protecting you, your family and your community. We want to protect your health wherever you live, work and play. Many services we provide are available free, and all services we provide are low-cost. Learn more about cost, insurance and payment for our services. No one is denied service because of inability to pay or lack of insurance.

Our Team

County Nurse Manager:    Whitney Lovett, RN

Environmental Health County Manager:    Gina Smith

Hours of Operation
Monday: 8 a.m – 4:30 p.m.
Tuesday: 8 a.m – 7 p.m. late hours for clinical services only
Wednesday: 8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Thursday: 8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Friday: 8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.


WIC: Monday, Thursday & Friday, 8 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Health department offices are closed on all state-observed holidays.

Contact Us

Call the Front Office: (478) 992-5083

Call Environmental Health: (478) 993-3081

Send a Fax: (478) 992-5085

Visit or Send Mail:

Monroe County Health Department
106 Martin Luther King, Jr. Drive
Forsyth, GA 31029

Attend a Board of Health Meeting

We value your thoughts and would love to hear your opinions. All Board of Health meetings are open to the public. Find a schedule of upcoming Board of Health meetings on our Events Calendar.

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All COVID-19 vaccination appointments for the week of Jan. 18 - Jan. 23 have been booked. We have booked appointments for all vaccine supply we currently have available. We will open additional appointments for vaccination once we have received more vaccine. Please look here and to our social media for updates when we get more vaccine shipments.