Disease Reporting for Medical Providers & Labs

Clinicians

Clinicians are legally required to report Title 17 Diseases (PDF) to the Placer County Health Department. Latent Tuberculosis Infection (LTBI) in children under 5 years old is also a locally reportable disease and should be reported to the Placer County Health Department.

Laboratories

Laboratories are legally required to report positive testing results from the list of Reportable Laboratory Conditions (PDF) to the Placer County Health Department. Instructions on when to report and how to report can be found on page 2 in the Reportable Laboratory Conditions list.

Outbreaks in congregate settings must be reported to the Health Department immediately.

Report a Gastrointestinal (GI) Outbreak

Guidelines

Recommendations for the Prevention and Control of Viral Gastroenteritis Outbreaks in California Long-Term Care Facilities

Report a Respiratory Illness Outbreak

Guidelines

Recommendations for the Prevention and Control of Influenza in California Skilled Nursing Facilities - October 2019

  1. Confidential Morbidity Report
  2. Reporting Animal Bites
  3. Reporting HIV/AIDS

Forms

Electronic Disease Reporting

California Reportable Disease Information Exchange (CalREDIE) allows medical providers to submit CMR Forms electronically through the statewide secure web-based reporting system. If you are interested in becoming a CalREDIE user, please complete section 1 of the CalREDIE Reporter Account Authorization Form (PDF). The form may be submitted to Placer County Public Health via fax at 530-886-2945. For further information or to submit form via email, please call 530-889-7183 and ask to speak to the CalREDIE liaison.

Animal Bite Reports cannot be submitted through the CalREDIE system. Animal Bite Reports must be faxed within two hours to 530-886-5515.