Infectious Disease Surveillance
Health care practitioners and laboratories must report cases of infectious disease to the local health departments according to the Ohio Revised Code 3701.
Ohios list of reportable infectious diseases and reporting requirements, including timelines for reporting and surveillance case definitions, are included in the Ohio Department of Healths Infectious Disease Control Manual (IDCM), which can be found by clicking here.
ZMCHD ensures proper investigation and follow-up of all reported cases of infectious disease, conducts disease surveillance, implements prevention strategy and educates residents.
Phone: (740) 454-9741
Infectious Disease Nurse..... Extension 251