Health Department Updates Heat Illness Numbers

Created on Wednesday, 03 August 2011 14:50

Contact: Collette DuValle, 317-221-2463

An additional 20 individuals sought heat related treatment at Indianapolis hospital emergency departments August 1 and 2, bringing the total number of patients to 190 since July 18.

The age breakdown for heat related illness emergency department patients:

The patient numbers originate from 12 Indianapolis hospitals that provide information to the health department.