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Health Related Links

Health Related Links

Health Department Links

Agencies and Organizations:

Online Services:

Health Resources:

Consumer Safety and Product Recall Resources:

  • WWW.RECALLS.GOV
    http://www.recalls.gov
    The online source for recalls and unsafe, hazardous, or defective product information from all six government agencies working to protect consumers. A one stop shop to link with all recall information.
  • Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC)
    http://www.cpsc.gov
    Covers over more than 15,000 kinds of products used in and around the home, in sports, recreation and schools.
  • The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA)
    http://www.nhtsa.dot.gov
    Covers recall information related to motor vehicles from 1966 to present. This includes vehicle products which experienced a safety-related defect or did not comply with federal motor vehicle safety standards.
  • The U.S. Coast Guard (USCG)
    http://www.uscgboating.org
    Investigates consumer complaints about recreational boats and related equipment. The USCG reviews safety tips, news, recalls, defects, and laws and regulations related recreational boats, boat manufacturers, and boat safety issues.
  • USDA Food Safety and Inspection Services (FSIS)
    http://www.fsis.usda.gov
    The FSIS inspects and regulates meat, poultry products, and eggs.
  • The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA)
    http://www.fda.gov
    The FDA covers recalls associated with food, pet and farm animal food, drugs, medication, vaccines, medical devices, veterinary products, blood and plasma products, and cosmetics.
  • The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA)
    http://www.epa.gov
    The EPA covers recalls involving pesticides, rodenticides, fungicides, and vehicle emission testing.

News & Notices

The 2018 Community Health Assessment for Scott, Rock Island, and Muscatine counties is now available for review. This assessment helps to tell the story of health in our community, from health status and health behaviors, to community assets and forces impacting our ability to be healthy. We would...
Posted: September 12, 2018
2017 Kids Count Data Book: State Trends in Child Well-Being Annie E. Casey Foundation http://www.aecf.org/m/resourcedoc/aecf-2017kidscountdatabook.pdf The most recent report completed by the Annie E. Casey Foundation gathers and studies data on a number of indicators that impact the health and well...
Posted: August 8, 2018
Early Childhood Is Critical to Health Equity Robert Wood Johnson Foundation & University of California, San Francisco https://www.rwjf.org/content/dam/farm/reports/reports/2018/rwjf445350 The field of public health relies on data and assessments of communities in order to have the information...
Posted: August 8, 2018