Jackson County Health Department

Promoting Health, Preventing Illness, Protecting our Environment and Preparing for Emergencies

Communicable Disease Reporting

Cyclosporiasis Cayetanensis cluster investigation

Communicable Desease Reporting Administrative Code

Click here for the Quick View Reportable Disease List and Quick View Reportable Disease Lab Requirements.

IDPH Communicable Disease Surveillance Changes for 2019

IDPH Communicable Diseases that are no longer reportable effective January 1, 2019

IDPH Communicable Disease Surveillance Changes for 2018

IDPH Communicable Disease Surveillance Changes for 2017

IDPH Communicable Disease Surveillance Changes for 2016

2018-2019 Flu Activity Report

Diseases can be reported electronically through the Illinois National Electronic Disease Surveillance System (INEDSS).

Communicable Disease Alerts/Updates 

Rocky Mountain Spotted Fever (and other tickborne diseases)

Guidance for Health Care Providers Caring for Pregnant Women

IDPH Memo on Zika - Updated Testing Recommendations.

Testing Algorithm - 

     Symptomatic Pregnant Women

     Asymptomatic Pregnant Women

     Symptomatic Non Pregnant Individuals

IDPH Request for Human Arbovirus Panel 

Ebola Virus Disease

Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) in the Democratic Republic of the Congo

For more information, please call (618) 684-3143 ext. 105 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.




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Murphysboro, IL 62966

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