102 Groves Estates Court
P.O. Box 129
Sikeston, MO 63801
Environmental Public Health
Health Specialists are agents of the Missouri Department of Health.
The Scott County EPHS is a Certified Environmental Health
Specialist in the State of Missouri. The responsibilities of the
EPHS include the following:
Inspect restaurants, taverns,
schools, senior centers, retail food establishments, daycare &
Evaluate plans for septic system
installations, site evaluations, & issue permits. Consult with
homeowners & installers about septic options.
Collect private water samples upon
request. Two types of sample available: Bacteriological &
General Chemistry (also known as New Well Series).
Investigate complaints which may
indicate a public health problems such as foodborne illness or
Conduct food schools in which food
safety & sanitation is taught to food service employees.
**Food Service Inspection results are
open to the public.
Wash Up (Handwashing)
It's a Snap (Handwashing
for Food Safe Schools
Healthy School Meals
Environmental Health Association
Food Safety and
Food and Drug
Scott County Signs &
Info sheets for food service operators
An Equal Opportunity Employer
Services Provided On A Nondiscriminatory Basis