Which Of The Following Reportable Diseases Require Immediate Reporting By Phone?

Which communicable diseases must be reported?

Diseases reportable to the CDC include:

  • Anthrax.
  • Arboviral diseases (diseases caused by viruses spread by mosquitoes, sandflies, ticks, etc.) such as West Nile virus, eastern and western equine encephalitis.
  • Babesiosis.
  • Botulism.
  • Brucellosis.
  • Campylobacteriosis.
  • Chancroid.
  • Chickenpox.

What STDs are reportable to the CDC?

STDs on the Nationally Notifiable Diseases Reporting List

  1. Chlamydia – confirmed cases.
  2. Chancroid – confirmed and probable cases.
  3. Gonorrhea – confirmed and probable cases.
  4. Hepatitis B – confirmed acute cases; both confirmed and probable chronic cases.
  5. Hepatitis C – acute, past and present cases.

How do I report a notifiable disease?

How to notify

  • Download the Doctor/Hospital notification form or a disease-specific notification form (see under Notification Forms)
  • Send in the completed form to the local PHU.
  • Also notify the PHU by phone if the notifiable disease is followed by a phone icon – call 1300 066 055.

What does reportable case mean?

Definition of Reportable CasesThe brain, meninges, spinal cord, cauda equina, a cranial nerve or nerves, or any other part of the central nervous system.

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