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Disease Reporting

Florida Department of Health in Palm Beach County

All licensed practitioners, hospitals, and laboratories are required to report diseases of public health significance per Florida Administrative Code Chapter 64D-3, Control of Communicable Diseases and Conditions Which may Significantly Affect Public Health and Florida Statute Chapter 381.0031, Report of diseases of public health significance to department.

View the current Reportable Disease List for Practitioners.

Health Care Practitioners and Hospitals should refer to the following documents:

Health Care Practitioner Reporting Guidelines for Reportable Diseases and Conditions in Florida

Laboratories should refer to the following documents:

Laboratory Reporting Guidelines for Reportable Disease and Conditions in Florida

Reportable Disease List Laboratories

Disease Report Telephone Numbers

Monday-Friday, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Birth Defects: Phone: 850-617-1440

HIV/AIDS: Phone: 561-840-0152

Sexually Transmitted Disease: Phone: 561-803-7326 or 7327

Tuberculosis: Phone: 561-803-7342

All Other Reportable Diseases/Conditions

Telephone: 561-671-4184
Fax: 561-837-5330

After Hours Reporting: 561-840-4500