470 Center St Building #8
Chardon, Ohio 44024
Monday-Friday: 8:00am-4:30pm
Hours subject to change

440-279-1900

Communicable Disease

The Epidemiologists conducts surveillance of communicable diseases reported in Geauga County in compliance with the Ohio Department of Health Infectious Disease reporting requirements and CDC recommendations. Contact investigation and follow-up is performed by following strict confidentiality guidelines.

Communicable and Infectious diseases are classified by there severity of disease and potential for epidemic spread. These diseases are governed by the health department under Ohio Administrative Code Sections 3701.3.02 and 3701.3.13.

Ohio Administrative Code (OAC) Chapter 3701-3
Infectious Disease Statistics in Ohio