Health Department

Our public health services are offered in conjunction with the State Department of Public Health. Our State web page is located at

Our facility is 8,773 sq. ft. built in November 1993 with additions in 2001 and 2008.

Click here to see what services are offered at the Health Department.

If you need a birth certificate, please bring this completed form to the Tipton County Health Department. Birth Certificates are printed between 8am-4pm Monday through Friday.  
Other than the person named on the certificate, certified copies may only be issued to a spouse, parent, legal guardian or child of the person named on the certificate.   If you are acting as an authorized representative for one of these people, the Tipton County Health Department  may release the certificate to you under the following conditions:

  1. You furnish a photocopy of a signed government identification card for yourself and the person for whom you are representing, and;
  2. You have a signed statement from that person giving the Tipton County Health Department  permission to release the copy to you."

Questions can be directed to the following staff:

Health Officer  Dr. Shavetta Conner
Nurse Supervisor – Buffie Nelmes, RN
Office Supervisor – Demetra Pickett
Director – Matt McDaniel

4700 Mueller Brass Road
PO Box 685
Covington, TN 38019
Fax: 901-476-0229