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Communicable Disease

Info For Schools, Businesses & Community Groups

Special Alerts:

Information on Ebola

Alerts & Hot Topics

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Disease Prevention & Guidance

Find info alphabetically by disease name or method of transmission (i.e., food, water, mosquitoes, etc.) in the A-Z Communicable Diseases & Topics Index.

Additional info especially for Schools, Businesses and Other Community Settings:

General prevention:

N.C. laws & rules

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  • Find your local health department External link – The first line of defense against communicable disease in your community. Contact them for assistance with disease outbreaks and to find out what educational programs, clinical services, and community-based support organizations are available near you.
  • NC DHHS: DHHS Information for Partners & Providers - Information on certification, licensure and approvals for child care facilities, emergency medical services, employers, grant seekers, Medicaid providers, and mental health/substance abuse service providers. Includes directories of certified/licensed providers.
  • NC DHHS: Immunization Program Info for Schools and Child Care Facilities - State immunization requirements, reporting forms and resources to help schools and facilities communicate with parents.

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DHHS Forms

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Tools & Websites

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