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

440-279-1900

Illness & Disease Reporting

Under Ohio Administrative Codes, Sections 3701.3.02 through 3701.3.13, Geauga Public Health requires that all disease reporters report suspected cases of illness and disease outbreaks. Reports made to the health district include the resident’s address or the location of a suspected outbreak.

To Report Illness/Disease Outbreaks:

Between 8:00 AM and 4:30 PM Monday to Friday, except legal holidays:
Call: (440) 279-1926 to get in direct touch with the disease reporting staff
OR Fax to: (440) 285-4305

After office hours you can fax the Northeast Ohio Communicable Disease Report 24×7
to: (440) 285-4305

If the report requires immediate attention after hours, please contact the communicable disease reporting personnel by calling (440) 279-1950 and follow the instructions.

The level of urgency and method of reporting varies depending on the disease classification.

Know your ABCs – A Quick Guide to Reportable Infectious Diseases in Ohio

Ohio Administrative Code (OAC) Chapter 3701-3
Varicella Reporting Form

Use to report Varicella (chicken pox) incidence PDF