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Health Department

Health Department

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

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Thursday, November 22, 2018 to Friday, November 23, 2018

Scott County, City and State offices will be closed Thursday, November 22, 2018 and Friday, November 23, 2018 in observation of Thanksgiving. Additionally, the General Store is closed Saturday.

image of united states, a graph, and text: opportunity atlas

Opportunity Atlas is a new data tool available to tell the story of how social determinants of health such as parental income, race, and gender impact children’s outcomes in adulthood. 

  • Are their future earnings impacted? 
  • Do these factors impact their likelihood of being incarcerated? 

Click the heading to learn more about the Opportunity Atlas.

image of notebook and magnifying glass signifying Community Health Assessment Report

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:

  • Mental Health
  • Nutrition, Physical Activity, and Weight
  • Access to Healthcare Services

 

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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.

News & Notices

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...
Posted: October 31, 2018
Opportunity Atlas is a new data tool available to tell the story of how social determinants of health such as parental income, race, and gender impact children’s outcomes in adulthood. Are their future earnings impacted? Do these factors impact their likelihood of being incarcerated? Click the...
Posted: October 5, 2018
The Food Rescue Partnership of the Quad Cities is hosting a food rescue workshop to share how area establishments are rescuing food to reduce costs and see potential tax advantages by keeping food out of the landfill through reduction, donation, feeding animals, and composting. Click heading to...
Posted: September 26, 2018