Infectious Disease Reporting
To report an urgent communicable disease, please call 615-445-0446.
The diseases and events listed in the Infectious Disease Reportable Diseases List are declared to be communicable and/or dangerous to the public and are to reported to the local health department by all hospitals, physicians, laboratories, and other persons knowing of or suspecting a case in accordance with the provision of the statutes and regulations governing the control of communicable diseases in Tennessee and HIPAA.
How to report a disease
To report a sexually transmitted disease or HIV, please call: 615-340-0538 or fax: 615-340-8557
To report all other diseases, please call: 615-340-5632 or fax: 615-340-8914
Please complete an Infectious Disease Reporting form (PH-1600) and send by fax to 615-340-8914.