Reportable Diseases & Conditions

Immediately Reportable Diseases & Conditions

The following diseases and conditions must be reported IMMEDIATELY (401-222-2577 or 401-272-5952) on the day of recognition or strong suspicion of disease. Laboratory confirmation is not necessary prior to report being filed. State Laboratory can assist with specimen collection and handling (401-222-5600). more

Report within 4 days of recognition

  • Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome (AIDS/HIV) Report Form
  • Anaplasmosis (Anaplasmosis) Report Form
  • Babesiosis (Babesiosis) Report Form
  • Campylobacteriosis (Campylobacter) Report Form
  • Chancroid (Chancroid) Report Form
  • Chlamydia (Chlamydia) Report Form
  • Coccidioidomycosis fungal infection (Valley fever) Report Form
  • Creutzfeldt-Jacob Disease transmissible spongioform (CJD) Report Form
  • Cryptosporidiosis (Crypto) Report Form
  • Cyclosporiasis (Cyclosporiasis) Report Form
  • Dengue 1,2,3,4 (Dengue Fever) Report Form
  • E. Coli infection (E.Coli) Report Form
  • Ehrlichiosis (Ehrlichiosis) Report Form
  • Giardiasis (Giardia) Report Form
  • Gonococcal Infection (Gonorrhea) Report Form
  • Granuloma inguinale (Granuloma inguinale) Report Form
  • Haemophilus Influenza disease Type B (Hib or H-flu) Report Form , Note: Invasive Disease only: confirmed by isolation from blood, CSF, pericardial fluid, pleural fluid, peritoneal fluid, joint fluid, or other normally sterile site.
  • Hemolytic Uremic Syndrome (HUS) Report Form
  • Hepatitis B (Hep B) Report Form , Note: Report AST, ALT and bilirubin also
  • Hepatitis C (Hep C) Report Form , Note: Report AST, ALT and bilirubin also
  • Hepatitis D (Hep D) Report Form , Note: Report AST, ALT and bilirubin also
  • Hepatitis E (Hep E) Report Form , Note: Report AST, ALT and bilirubin also
  • Histoplasmosis infection (Histoplasmosis) Report Form
  • Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) Report Form , Note: Use unique identifier only, not name of person
  • Legionellosis (Legionnaire's Disease) Report Form
  • Leprosy (Hansen's Disease) Report Form
  • Leptospirosis (Leptospirosis) Report Form
  • Listeriosis (Listeria) Report Form , Note: Invasive Disease only: confirmed by isolation from blood, CSF, pericardial fluid, pleural fluid, peritoneal fluid, joint fluid, or other normally sterile site.
  • Lyme borreliosis (Lyme Disease) Report Form
  • Lymphogranuloma venereum infection (LVG) Report Form
  • Malaria (Malaria) Report Form
  • Meningitis, viral (Meningitis) Report Form , Note: all suspected types (aseptic, bacterial, fungal, or viral)
  • Mumps (Mumps) Report Form
  • Pelvic Inflammatory Disease (PID) Report Form
  • Pertussis (Pertussis) Report Form
  • Pneumococcal Disease () Report Form , Note: Invasive Disease only: confirmed by isolation from blood, CSF, pericardial fluid, pleural fluid, peritoneal fluid, joint fluid, or other normally sterile site.
  • Psittacosis (Psittacosis) Report Form
  • Rickettsiosis (Rocky Mountain Spotted Fever) Report Form
  • Rubella Including congenital (German Measles) Report Form
  • Salmonellosis gastroenteritis (Salmonella) Report Form
  • Shigellosis gastroenteritis (Shigella) Report Form
  • Streptococcal Disease Group A (invasive) (Strep A, Strep Throat; Impetigo) Report Form , Note: Invasive Disease only: confirmed by isolation from blood, CSF, pericardial fluid, pleural fluid, peritoneal fluid, joint fluid, or other normally sterile site.
  • Streptococcal Disease Group B (Strep-B) Report Form , Note: Invasive Disease only: confirmed by isolation from blood, CSF, pericardial fluid, pleural fluid, peritoneal fluid, joint fluid, or other normally sterile site.
  • Streptococcal Toxic-Shock Syndrome STSS, Toxic Shock (STSS, TSS) Report Form
  • Syphilis primary, secondary, early latent (Syphilis) Report Form
  • Syphilis Late latent, or congenital (Syphilis) Report Form
  • Tetanus Infection tetani (Lock Jaw) Report Form
  • Trichonosis Infection (Trichinosis) Report Form
  • Tuberculosis (TB) Report Form , Note: all sites PPD + in children < 6
  • Tuberculosis (Latent) (LTBI) Report Form
  • Varicella (Chickenpox) Report Form , Note: Associated Deaths
  • West Nile Virus (West Nile Virus) Report Form
  • Yersenia (Yersinia) Report Form

Potential Agents of Bioterrorism

Report to RI Dept of Health Office office of Communicable Disease IMMEDIATELY (401-222-2577 or 401-272-5952) when there is suspicion of infection with on of these agents. For lab test support call 401-222-5600.