We are pleased to announce the release of the September/October Edition of EpiUpdate for the Department of Health in Highlands County. In this issue we provide information on Salmonella, and Lyme Disease, and compare our recent reportable disease totals with the Statewide totals.
Last Updated (Wednesday, 11 December 2013 21:13)
Notifiable Disease Reporting- Information for Health Professionals
Licensed practitioners needing to report a disease or condition to the Florida Department of Health in Highlands County should contact the appropriate unit from the following list:
Epidemiology: (863) 382-7224
Hepatitis: (863) 382-7224
HIV/AIDS: (863) 382-7223
TB: (863) 382-7235
To report a notifiable disease after normal business hours, call (863)386-6040.
To report a Public Health Emergency, a Public Health Risk, or any Environmental or Occupational Hazard, call (863)386-6040.
Last Updated (Monday, 10 February 2014 15:43)