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Correctional Health

Correctional Health

Correctional Health Program

What types of services are offered through the Scott County Health Department Correctional Health Services?

The Scott County Correctional Health Services Program offers the following services to the inmates in the Scott County Correctional System:

  • Basic Health Care
  • Sexually Transmitted Disease (STDs) Testing
  • HIV Testing
  • TB (tuberculosis) Testing
  • Substance Abuse Treatment
  • Psychiatric Services
  • Emergency Services

When are Correctional Health Services available?

Correctional Health Services are provided to the inmates 24 hours a day.

For information on correctional medical services and the Iowa Administrative Code:

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