Health Related Links

Health Related Links

Health Department Links

Agencies and Organizations:

Online Services:

Health Resources:

Consumer Safety and Product Recall Resources:

  • WWW.RECALLS.GOV
    http://www.recalls.gov
    The online source for recalls and unsafe, hazardous, or defective product information from all six government agencies working to protect consumers. A one stop shop to link with all recall information.
  • Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC)
    http://www.cpsc.gov
    Covers over more than 15,000 kinds of products used in and around the home, in sports, recreation and schools.
  • The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA)
    http://www.nhtsa.dot.gov
    Covers recall information related to motor vehicles from 1966 to present. This includes vehicle products which experienced a safety-related defect or did not comply with federal motor vehicle safety standards.
  • The U.S. Coast Guard (USCG)
    http://www.uscgboating.org
    Investigates consumer complaints about recreational boats and related equipment. The USCG reviews safety tips, news, recalls, defects, and laws and regulations related recreational boats, boat manufacturers, and boat safety issues.
  • USDA Food Safety and Inspection Services (FSIS)
    http://www.fsis.usda.gov
    The FSIS inspects and regulates meat, poultry products, and eggs.
  • The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA)
    http://www.fda.gov
    The FDA covers recalls associated with food, pet and farm animal food, drugs, medication, vaccines, medical devices, veterinary products, blood and plasma products, and cosmetics.
  • The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)
    http://www.epa.gov
    The EPA covers recalls involving pesticides, rodenticides, fungicides, and vehicle emission testing.

News & Notices

The weather is getting warmer and due to an increase in inquiries, and complaints regarding patio rules, we have put together the following guidelines regarding animals and smoking.
Posted: April 21, 2017
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