The Scott County Health Department promotes, protects, and preserves health through leadership, service, education and partnerships.
The 2018 Community Health Assessment report, detailing the health of our community, factors that lead to higher health risks or poorer health outcomes of certain groups, and community resources available to improve the health of the community, is now available. The top health issues identified in 2018 are:
Elevator modernization starting Wednesday, November 14, 2018 may increase elevator wait times, until completion in January 2019.
Regularly check this webpage for status updates.
Affected offices and departments on floors 3-6 of the Administrative Center include Health Department, Community Services, Auditor, Recorder, County and City Assessors, Administration, Human Resources, Facilities, and Scott County Kids.
The Scott County Health Department (SCHD) announced December 11 that it has achieved national accreditation through the Public Health Accreditation Board (PHAB). Accreditation demonstrates SCHD’s ability to meet national standards for high quality public health services, leadership, and accountability. Learn more about what this means for the community.