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The Investigation and Control of Disease (ICD) Program investigates, manages, and reports cases of communicable diseases in Thurston County. Protecting the community and promoting a healthy quality of life by preventing and controlling the disease.

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Reporting Notifiable Conditions

 

All calls left on the 24 hour reporting line will be retrieved on the next business day.

Program Phone
Communicable Disease Program (CD) (360) 786-5470   *24 hour reporting line
HIV/AIDS (360) 786-5470   *24 hour reporting line
Sexually Transmitted Diseases (360) 786-5470   *24 hour reporting line
Tuberculosis (TB) (360) 786-5470   *24 hour reporting line

 

For urgent reports requiring immediate public health intervention:

Day time immediately reportable conditions 360-867-2500 ask staff to locate ICD staff
After hours immediately and 24 hour reportable conditions or a public health emergency Call 911 and ask staff to locate the Health Officer.
No one is available with Thurston County Public Health and condition is immediately notifiable 1-877-539-4344

Notifiable Conditions for Health Care Providers

In Washington State, health care providers, health care facilities, laboratories, veterinarians, food service establishments, child day care facilities, and schools are legally required to notify public health authorities at their local health jurisdiction of suspected or confirmed cases of selected diseases or conditions. These are referred to as notifiable conditions.

Most of Washington State's notifiable conditions are listed below. This table contains links to general information, reporting forms, and guidelines for investigations. For a complete list of notifiable conditions, see WAC 246-101


 - For a List of Notifiable Conditions -
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Notifiable Conditions Publications:

*Source:  Washington State Department of Health

  • Poster - Health Care Providers [PDF]
  • Poster - WA Laboratories [PDF]
  • Poster - Notifiable Conditions & Washington's Health Care Facility Hospitals [PDF]
  • Poster - Veterinarians [PDF]

Reporting an Outbreak or Cluster

Any cluster or pattern of cases, suspected cases, deaths or increased incidence of any potentially infectious disease or condition beyond that expected in a given period which may indicate an outbreak, epidemic or related public health hazard shall be reported immediately by calling (360) 867-2672 during normal business hours.  Although a disease may not require a report, you are always welcome to call for more information in the event of with outbreaks of illness.

Washington Administrative Codes (WAC) for Specific Groups

*Source:  Washington State Legislature

 
 
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This page last updated: 12/10/14