Communicable Disease Information for the Public


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Under Wisconsin statute (HFS 145.04 (3)(a)), certain communicable diseases occurring in Washington County must be reported to the public health department. Our public health nurses engage in active surveillance, investigation and follow-up of reportable communicable diseases to protect the public health. 

State of Wisconsin list of reportable disease conditions

Form 44151 - Acute and Communicable Disease Case Report (Rev.08/08) fillable Word Document or PDF .

For more information, please call 262-335-4462 or email chnhealth@co.washington.wi.us.


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Educational Links

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U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) offers information on diseases, healthy living, travelers' health, and more.

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Wisconsin Department of Health Services(DHS) offers information on public health, including diseases, emergency preparedness, immunization, minority health, occupational health, and state-wide resources.


Washington County Resources

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Albrecht Free Clinic provides free medical care to uninsured and underinsured residents of Washington County, Wisconsin.

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Community Outreach Clinic serves the uninsured and underinsured residents of Community Memorial Hospital's service area.

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Planned Parenthood of Wisconsin provides affordable, quality and confidential reproductive health care to people across Wisconsin.

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Access of Wisconsin connects people to programs for health, nutrition and child care in Wisconsin.