Health Department

Health Department

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

Features

Syphilis strikes back STD month 2017 graphics and logo

Syphilis rates are increasing across the U.S. and in most communities. To stress the importance of reversing this trend, the entire month of April will be dedicated to syphilis prevention.

Public health is always in motion, taking steps to encourage healthy habits, prevent disease, and prolong life. Every April we celebrate Public Health!

Effluent pipe with a stream of water dripping it a watery ditch.

Pay your annual operational permit here. 

Scott County is accepting online applications for the following position: 

Health Department (Full-time); $50,918.00 annually plus benefits.

Application Deadline: Monday, May 1, 2017, 4:30pm Central Time. (8 days remain)

Staff from the Scott County Health Department will soon take part in the 6-month Iowa Walking College program.  Learn more here.

Female aedes aegypti mosquito

Zika is a virus spread by the bite of an infected mosquito and can cause serious health problems for pregnant women and their babies.  Learn more about Zika on the Scott County Health Department's Zika Virus webpage.

News & Notices

Zika is a virus spread by the bite of an infected mosquito and can cause serious health problems for pregnant women and their babies. Learn more about Zika on the Scott County Health Department's Zika Virus webpage.
Posted: April 18, 2017
Staff from the Scott County Health Department will soon take part in the 6-month Iowa Walking College program. Learn more here.
Posted: April 18, 2017
Public health is always in motion, taking steps to encourage healthy habits, prevent disease, and prolong life. Every April we celebrate Public Health!
Posted: April 3, 2017