Communicable Disease

The Communicable Disease (CD) program serves as a resource for the general public, schools and day cares, as well as community and medical entities regarding infectious diseases, infection control and prevention, and pandemic preparedness. All reportable diseases are reported to the CD program.

Complete list of reportable diseases

Fees and Eligibility

There are no fees associated with communicable disease surveillance and investigation.

Additional Resources

Stop and Report
Bed Bugs
Head Lice – IDPH
Head Lice- DeKalb County’s Statement Position

Contact Us – Confidential Numbers

Phone: 815-748-2467

Fax: 815-748-2440