The Infectious Disease program at Franklin County Public Health investigates:
The Infectious Disease Reporting System is the combined infectious disease reporting system for all of Franklin County, including the City of Columbus, for health care providers in Franklin County. The Columbus and Franklin County Public Health agencies have joined forces to make the reporting, tracking and investigation of infectious disease cases easier and more convenient.
Physician and health care providers, per Communicable Disease Rules 3701-3-01 through 3701-3-30 of the Ohio Administrative Code (OAC), are legally required to report suspected, lab-confirmed, and clinical diagnoses of specific diseases and conditions within specified time frames to IDRS. For more information, visit the IDRS website.
Find curent and archived infectious disease reports and annual summaries here.