Diseases & Outbreaks

Communicable Disease Surveillance

The Communicable Disease staff investigate reportable communicable diseases such as chickenpox, measles, mumps, German measles, Salmonella and whooping cough, to help identify and control the spread of communicable diseases within the community and control potential communicable disease public health threats. READ MORE…

Epidemiology

Epidemiology is the study of factors determining disease in a population.  It is also defined as the study of the distribution and determinants of disease and other conditions in populations before, during and after preventive and other interventions. READ MORE…

Sexually Transmitted Diseases

Jackson County Health Department provides confidential STD and Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) testing during the STD clinic. READ MORE…

Tuberculosis Case Management

The Tuberculosis (TB) Case Management Program identifies, treats, and prevents the spread of Tuberculosis disease. READ MORE…