Disease Reporting

What to Report
Notifiable disease conditions required by Texas Health and Safety Code (Chapters 81, 84, and 87) can be found at www.dshs.texas.gov/idcu/investigation/conditions. Outbreaks or any unusual occurrence of a condition/disease should be reported, even if it is not on the List of Notifiable Conditions.
To report a notifiable condition (suspected or confirmed), or a public health emergency:
Normal Business Hours (Mon - Fri  8am - 5pm):
  • Call 512-943-3660 to report any condition or communicable disease event to WCCHD
          or

After Business Hours:

  • Call 512-864-8345 to report all immediately notifiable conditions during non-business hours

Additional Reporting Forms


Laws and Regulations
  • Read more about disease reporting in the Texas Health and Safety Code in Chapter 81 Communicable Disease, then 81.041 Reportable Diseases.