Scott County Health Department COVID-19 resources and information are posted here as it becomes available.
The Iowa Department of Public Health releases daily positive COVID-19 cases by county of residence. Total number of negative tests in the state of Iowa are also provided each day. The information can be found on the Iowa Department of Public Health's COVID-19 website: https://idph.iowa.gov/Emerging-Health-Issues/Novel-Coronavirus.
Scott County Health Department (SCHD) has been notified of the first COVID-19 death of a Scott County resident, an elderly adult (>81 years old).
Iowa Governor, Kim Reynolds, extends the Public Health Emergency Declaration through April 30, 2020.
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Find the most current information on COVID-19 here.
The Iowa Department of Public Health has established a hotline for questions regarding COVID-19/coronavirus. Dial 2-1-1 to have your questions answered.
As of 3/22/2020, it is recommended that Iowans self-isolate for 14 days if you have:
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and Iowa Department of Public Health (IDPH) are closely monitoring the spread of novel (new) coronavirus (COVID-19) in the U.S. and Iowa.
Scott County Conservation parks continue to look at ways to help protect the health of visitors and staff during the COVID-19 health emergency. Our parks are still open. However, in accordance to CDC guidelines and in response to the Iowa state parks decision to reduce certain park amenities as part of the COVID-19 response, we are announcing the following operational changes, effectively immediately: