Key Services & Resources
Our main purpose is the search for a truthful, logical, and scientifically unbiased statement of the cause and manner of death of an individual.
We are committed to providing honesty, integrity, and support to the residents of Pottawattamie County. Iowa Code governs our program and we work closely with the Iowa Office of the State Medical Examiner in Ankeny, IA.
- Chief Medical Examiner Investigator/Coordinator: (712) 828-0000
- Creation Permit Requests:
- Fax: (712) 242-1159
- Email: PCMEOpermits@pottcounty-ia.gov
Chief Medical Examiner: (712) 828-0000
Business Fax: (712) 328-5816
Fax: Cremation Permits: (712) 242-1159
8:00am to 4:30pm
Monday through Friday
24/7 | 365 days a year
223 S 6th St
Council Bluffs, IA 51501