Long Term Care Facilities

Long term care facilities, LTCF  are required to report all suspected and confirmed outbreaks to their local health jurisdiction, LHJ per Washington Administrative Code (WAC) 246-101-305. The goal of reporting is to prevent further spread of disease by implementing appropriate control measures.

How to report to the Communicable Disease Program

(1) Fax the disease specific line list template to 564.397.8080 (secure fax)   

(2) Call the Communicable Disease Program (Ph: 564.397.8182) for any questions.