Medical Examiner

Medical Examiner

What types of services are offered through the Scott County Medical Examiner?

The Medical Examiner is a physician appointed by the Scott County Board of Supervisors who works with law enforcement and the health care community to investigate unexpected, suspicious, or accidental deaths. The Medical Examiner authorizes autopsies, when necessary.

How do I reach the Medical Examiner?

To get in touch with the Scott County Medical Examiner, please call the (563) 421-7160 or fax number (563) 381-4845.  Please note the current office holder is housed within the Child Protection Response Clinic.

News & Notices

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Posted: March 10, 2017
The Scott County Health Department will be closed on Thursday, February 2, 2017 for a staff-wide training. The Department will reopen on Friday, February 3 at 8:00am.
Posted: January 27, 2017
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