Healthcare Provider Resources

Healthcare Practitioners have a duty to report diseases of public health significance under the Health Protection and Promotion Act. Practitioners include chiropractors, dentists, nurses, pharmacists, physicians, optometrists and naturopaths.


Diseases of Public Health Significance

Reports of Diseases of Public Health Significance should be faxed as soon as possible to 519-376-4152.

Diseases marked “*” should also be reported verbally, as soon as possible.

Monday-Friday 8:30-4:30 – 519-376-9420 ext. 6

After Hours and Holidays – 519-376-5420

Download a PDF version of this list:

Reportable Diseases of Public Health Significance


For other disease specific information, please see our Disease Specific Resources page.


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