Health Department

Health Department

The Scott County Health Department promotes, protects, and preserves health through leadership, service, education and partnerships.

Features

Traveling?  What you need to know about Zika Virus.

Getting ready for the beginning of swimming pool season? The Scott County Health Department completes yearly inspections of community pools and spas and regulates the operation and maintenance of them.  Public health is at work so you can enjoy the pool season! For more information about SCHD's Swimming Pools & Spas program, visit http://www.scottcountyiowa.com/health/public-swimming-pools-spas

May is Mental Health Month: 1 in 5 adults in the United States experiences mental illness.  Learn more this Mental Health Month.

News & Notices

May is Mental Health Month: 1 in 5 adults in the United States experiences mental illness. Learn more this Mental Health Month.
Posted: May 1, 2016
Public Health Protects! Learn how the clinical services and environmental health teams work to protect children from lead poisoning in Scott County. http://www.scottcountyiowa.com/health/childhood-lead-poisoning-prevention
Posted: April 1, 2016
The third step in protecting your sexual health is Treat . Some STDs can be cured with the right medicine from your doctor. It is important that you take all of the medication your doctor prescribes. Other STDs are not curable, but they are treatable. Your doctor can talk with you about which...
Posted: March 31, 2016