Health Information Management – Reportable Diseases

Research the Washington State Health Department (links below) and Oregon Public Health (links below) web sites on notifiable conditions and reporting requirements. Create a MS Excel spreadsheet indicating the following for at least 10 reportable diseases for each state: (you

choose the diseases)

  • Name of the disease
  • Who is responsible for reporting it
  • To Whom is the reporting made to
  • How is reporting to be done
  • When is reporting required by
  • Civil Penalties for violations (cite the law if applicable)
Your spreadsheet should use appropriate headers, color, borders, etc to create a professional looking document.

Washington State Health Department – https://www.doh.wa.gov/ForPublicHealthandHealthcareProviders/NotifiableConditions/HowToReport

 Oregon Public Health – https://www.oregon.gov/oha/ph/DiseasesConditions/CommunicableDisease/ReportingCommunicableDisease/Pages/reportable.aspx

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