The Indiana Poison Center (IPC) serves as both an emergency telephone service and an information resource center, with services available to the general public and health care professionals 24 hours a day, 365 days per year. The IPC is the designated Regional Poison Information Center for Indiana and is certified by the AAPCC. It is a collaborative effort of the Indiana State Department of Health, Indiana Univeristy Health and the Health Resources Services Administration. Services are free to the public and confidential.
IPC is located on the IU Health – Methodist Hospital campus in Indianapolis, IN
If you have (or think you have) a poison emergency, or would just like some information on poison prevent, please contact the Indiana Poison Center at 1-800-222-1222.
The American Association of Poison Control Centers (AAPCC) support’s the nation’s 57 poison centers in their efforts to prevent and treat poison exposures. The AAPCC’s mission is to actively advance the health care role and public health mission of our members through information, advocacy, education and research.