Disease Prevention

Infectious Disease Reporting

Infectious diseases continue to pose a significant threat to public health and mortality. The communicable disease program provides investigation and follow-up of reportable communicable diseases.

This department also partners with environmental health staff when needed to investigate outbreaks, such as food or water borne illnesses.

Click on the following link for diseases that must be reported to the Bureau and Putnam County Health Department by medical and/or laboratory providers

Reportable Diseases