The goals of this program are to prevent and contain infectious diseases through outbreak investigations and disease follow-up. Our staff works with healthcare providers, hospitals, and laboratories to:
- Detect and report cases of infectious diseases
- Investigate the circumstances of each case
- Provide information to families and communities regarding diseases
- Recommend and implement measures to control the spread of diseases
To talk with a member of our staff, please call 319-653-7758 or 1-800-655-7758.
Information about diseases that have occurred in Washington County in 2017 (click on each bullet to learn more):
To report a communicable disease, please call 319-653-7758 or 1-800-655-7758.
To report a communicable disease after hours or on weekends, please call 1-800-362-2736.