Disease Reporting

Communicable Disease

The Epidemiology and Communicable Disease program receives communicable disease reports from area providers, health care personnel, other local health agencies and the Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services on reportable disease. Reportable diseases are a list of infectious diseases that are mandated by law to be reported to the Jackson County Health Department.

Reporting Rules for the State of Missouri

This is a position of the Missouri State Regulation regarding the reporting of communicable diseases and who is required to report. View the full copy of Division 20 – Division of Community and Public Health Communicable Disease Rules (PDF)