Emergent health issues significantly impact a community's health. Management of emergent disease requires a collaborative effort between the Department of Behavioral & Community Health, Healthcare Providers, and Laboratories, including prompt investigation and response facilitated through the immediate reporting of suspected emergent diseases.
Please contact the Communicable Disease Control Division by calling 845-486-3402 to make a report, request clinical submission, or for treatment guidance.
Dutchess County Mosquito Disease Information Line 845-486-3438
For information regarding these diseases as well as those not mentioned, including diagnostic and treatment guidelines, please contact the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's Information Service or visit CDC.gov or New York State Department of Health.