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Disease Reporting Information for Health Care Providers and Laboratories

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Information for Health Care Providers and Laboratories


Disease Reporting FAQ's


How to Report a Case of Disease
If you are a healthcare professional or laboratory worker and would like to report a case of disease please contact your local county health department using the contact information below.  If you are unable to reach your local county health department, if this is a public health emergency, or if this is outside of regular business hours, please contact the Bureau of Epidemiology 24/7 at (850) 245-4401.

County Health Department Epidemiology Contact List

Reporting Requirements
Chapter 64D-3, Florida Administrative Code

Practitioner Reporting
Health Care Practitioner Reporting Guidelines for Reportable Diseases and Conditions in Florida (June 4, 2014)

List of Reportable Diseases/Conditions for Health Care Practitioners (June 4, 2014)
Practitioner Disease Reporting Form (June 4, 2014)

Laboratory Reporting
Laboratory Reporting Guidelines for Reportable Diseases and Conditions in Florida (June 4, 2014)

List of Reportable Diseases/Conditions for Laboratories (June 4, 2014)

Information on Reporting Specific Diseases and Conditions
Birth Defect Registry
Cancer Registry Reporting
HIV/AIDS Reporting
Sexually Transmitted Disease Reporting
Tuberculosis Reporting

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