Berrien County Health Department

Welcome to Berrien County Health Department! We are one of ten county health departments in the South Health District, a district within the Georgia Department of Public Health. Our mission is to promote and protect the health and well being of anyone that lives, works or plays in Berrien County.

Our services are available to everyone regardless of age, race, religion, national origin, political belief, disability or sex. We charge only minimal fees for our services, and some services have adjusted fee scales based on ability to pay. Our accepted forms of payment are cash, check, some credit/debit cards, and insurance: Aetna, Anthem BCBS, Cigna, Coventry, United Healthcare, Medicaid (PeachState, AmeriGroup, CareSource, PeachCare & WellCare) and Medicare.

All medical records are kept confidential. We will not release any of your medical information without first obtaining a signed authorization from you.

We offer a wide range of services from well checks and immunizations to environmental services. For a brochure about Berrien County Health Department, click here.

Dawn Bowen, BSN, RN, County Nurse Manager

Contact Information:

Physical Address
600A S. Jefferson Street
Nashville, GA 31639

Mailing Address
Post Office Box 275
Nashville, GA 31639-2651

Phone: 229-686-5411
Fax: 229-686-9015
WIC Call Center: 1-888-388-2370

Hours of Operation:

Monday thru Thursday
8:00 am to 5:00 pm
8:00 am to 2:30 pm
Closed daily for lunch from 12:00pm to 12:30 pm

WIC Hours: 

Monday & Thursday 
8:00 am to 5:00 pm