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Immediately report suspected COVID-19.

  • In the following people, call (253) 798-6410.
    • Healthcare workers (e.g., EMS, medical, nursing, any healthcare facility employee).
    • Public safety workers (e.g., law enforcement, firefighter).
    • Staff or residents in long-term care facilities, senior living centers, permanent supportive housing or similar congregate settings (e.g., shelter, correctional facility).
    • Anyone who dies with COVID-19.
    • Anyone with multisystem inflammatory syndrome in children (MIS-C).
  • In all other people, call (253) 798-6534 or fax a Reportable Disease Fax Form to (253) 798-7666.

Report other notifiable conditions.

Call (253) 798-6534 and leave a message. 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Leave the patient’s name, date of birth and disease. Or fax a completed Reportable Disease Fax Form to (253) 798-7666.

Other disease-specific forms

Notifiable conditions

Report suspected or confirmed. Print the list.

Report a suspected institutional outbreak of any illness (e.g., gastrointestinal or flu-like symptoms in a nursing home).

Report immediately 24/7—Call (253) 798-6410.
Animal bite (suspected human rabies exposure)
Anthrax
Botulism (foodborne, wound, infant)

Burkholderia mallei (glanders) and pseudomallei (melioidosis)

Cholera
COVID-19 (SARS-CoV-2)
Diptheria

Disease of suspected bioterrorism origin

Domoic acid poisoning (amnesic shellfish poisoning) 

E. coli (Shiga toxin-producing infections including but not limited to E. coli O157:H7) 

Emerging condition with outbreak potential 

Haemophilus influenzae (invasive disease) (children under 5 years old) 

Hemolytic uremic syndrome 

Influenza (novel or unsubtypable strain) 

Measles (rubeola) (acute) 

Meningococcal disease (invasive) 

Monkeypox 

Multisystem inflammatory syndrome in children (MIS-C)

Outbreak (suspected foodborne or waterborne origin) 

Paralytic shellfish poisoning 

Pesticide poisoning (hospitalized, fatal, cluster)—Call (800) 222-1222.

Plague 

Poliomyelitis 

Rabies (confirmed human or animal) (suspected human exposure) 

Rubella (include congenital rubella syndrome) (acute) 

SARS (severe acute respiratory syndrome) 

Shiga toxin-producing E. coli infections (including but not limited to E. coli O157:H7) (including post-diarrheal hemolytic uremic syndrome) 

Smallpox 
Tuberculosis 
Tularemia 
Vaccinia transmission 
Viral hemorrhagic fever 
Yellow fever 
Report within 24 hours
Brucellosis
Hantavirus pulmonary syndrome
Hepatitis A  (acute)

Hepatitis B (acute)

Hepatitis E (actute)
Legionellosis
Leptospirosis

Listeriosis

Mumps (acute) 

Pertussis 

Psittacosis

Q fever

Relapsing fever (borreliosis)

Salmonellosis

Shigellosis

Vancomycin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (not vancomycin-intermediate)

Vibriosis

Yersiniosis

Unexplained critical illness or death

Other rare disease of public health significance, including but not limited to:

Amoebic meningitis

Anaplasmosis

Babesiosis

Carbepenemase-producing carbepenem-resistant Enterobacteriaceae (CP-CRE)

Chagas disease

Coccidioidomycosis

Cryptococcus gattii

Ehrlichiosis

Histoplasmosis

Shellfish poisoning (diarrhetic)

Tickborne rickettsioses (including Rocky Mountain spotted fever)

Tick paralysis

 Typhus

Report within 3 business days

Acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS) (including people previously reported with HIV)

Arboviral disease (acute) (West Nile virus, dengue, Eastern and Western equine encephalitis, Zika, etc.)

Campylobacteriosis

Chancroid

Chlamydia trachomatis infection

Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease

Cryptosporidiosis

Cyclosporiasis

Giardiasis

Gonorrhea

Granuloma inguinale

Hepatitis B surface antigen-positive pregnant woman

Hepatitis C (acute)

Hepatitis D (acute, chronic)

Herpes simplex (neonatal, genital) (initial infection)

HIV infection

Immunization reactions (severe, adverse)

Influenza-associated death (lab-confirmed)

Lyme disease

Lymphogranuloma venereum

Malaria

Pesticide poisoning (non-hospitalized, non-fatal, non-cluster)—Call (800) 222-1222.

Prion disease (including Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease)

Syphilis (including congenital)

Tetanus

Trichinosis

Varicella-associated death

Report within 7 business days
Tuberculosis infection (latent) (positive tuberculosis skin test or interferon-gamma release assay, e.g., QuantiFERON®-TB Gold)
Report monthly

Asthma (occupational) (suspected or confirmed)—Call (888) 66-SHARP.

Birth defects (autism spectrum disorders, cerebral palsy, alcohol-related)—Call (360) 236-3533.

Hepatitis B (chronic) (initial diagnosis or previously unreported cases)

Hepatitis C (chronic)