We prevent the spread of disease by investigating cases and outbreaks, promoting vaccination, and planning for infectious disease emergencies.
Communicable Disease Control Program Services
General Communicable Disease Control
- investigates general category reportable diseases and outbreaks, implements and enforces control measures and compiles statistical information on these diseases.
HIV & Other STDs
- provides surveillance and follow-up of reportable sexually transmitted diseases in order to control major epidemic threats to the community.
- investigates and monitors reported animal-inflicted injuries/exposures to humans such as bites, scratches or other exposures, and acts as a consultant to the medical community and general public regarding potential life threatening zoonoses.
Adult Day Health
- assists in protecting the health of disabled and older adults by providing mandated monitoring of health services provided in Adult Day Health facilities.