Disease Reporting for Healthcare Providers and Laboratories

What is the process?

Step 1: Check Reporting Requirements

Clinicians are legally required to report Title 17 Diseases to the San Luis Obispo Public Health Department. Laboratories are legally required to report positive testing results from the list of Reportable Laboratory Conditions.

Step 2: Fill Out Form or Call

For healthcare providers and first responders ONLY:

If the disease is listed in red on the Title 17 Diseases list, call the Public Health Department immediately. 

  • During regular business hours (M-F, 8a.m. - 5 p.m.) call (805) 781-5500.
  • After hours, call (805) 781-4553.

If it is not, please complete a Confidential Morbidity Report (CMR) form or use the California Reportable Disease Information Exchange statewide web-based reporting system (CalREDIE).  To sign up for a CalREDIE account, visit  (CalREDIE Account Request Portal (powerappsportals.us)  Select the appropriate Account Authorization Form "Open Form" link.

 

Step 3: Submit Form

Submit form in one of three ways:

Note: To report an urgent communicable disease after hours, call (805) 781-4553.

Who can use this service?

This service is only available for medical providers and laboratories.

Is there a charge for this service?

This service is provided free of charge.

When and where is this service offered?

This service is available 24/7.

Location, directions and hours of operation

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