If you become injured during flood clean-up, contact your health care provider for wound care and to determine if a tetanus-containing vaccination is needed. If a tetanus-containing vaccination is recommended, the Scott County Health Department does offer Tdap (tetanus, diphtheria, and pertussis) vaccine to the public for a $40 charge.
Stay Out of Flood Waters
It's advisable to stay out of flood waters.
During a disaster, such as a flood, stress levels can be at an all-time high. Here are some frequently asked questions about coping with stress after a disaster.
Flood Related Disease Precautions and Information