Medical Examiner


Contact Information


Dr. David Robison, MD
Clay County Medical Examiner

Term Expires: 12/31/2021
 

Mail

Medical Examiner's Office

Spencer Family Care

116 East 11th Street

Suite 101

Spencer, Iowa 51301

 

Phone

712-264-3500 

 

Fax

712-262-5793 

 

Staff

Dr. Hillary Kerrick

Co-Examiner

Term Expires: 12/31/2021

Duties of the Medical Examiner's Office


County Medical Examiner shall be either a licensed doctor of medicine or licensed osteopathic physician of the county, who shall investigate any death caused from violence, sudden, or suspicious manner as specified in Chapter 331.801 of the 1985 Code, and report same to County Attorney and State Bureau of Criminal Investigation.

 Compensation plus actual expenses for each investigation shall be paid by County.

 Medical Examiner shall perform such autopsies as deemed necessary or are required by County Attorney or State Medical Examiner.