Health Department

Fairfax County, Virginia

CONTACT INFORMATION: Our administration office is open during regular business hours 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m., Monday - Friday

TTY 711

10777 Main Street
Fairfax, VA 22030

Gloria Addo-Ayensu, M.D., M.P.H.,
Director of Health

Diseases and Conditions

Provider News - Get the latest communicable disease/epidemiology news from the Health DepartmentFairfax County Health Department's Communicable Disease Epidemiology program works to reduce illness and death from communicable disease in the community by identifying illness, investigating causes and recommending actions to prevent transmission and spread.

Disease Topics

Health Care Services

Diseases Spread by Insects and Animals

Diseases and Conditions A-Z

Physician and Health Care Provider Disease Reporting

Virginia physician and health care providers are required by state law to report certain conditions to their local health department.

Health Alerts/Advisories

To request previous health alerts, email

Health Alert/Advisory Message Categories

  • Health Alert conveys the highest level of importance; warrants immediate action or attention.
  • Health Advisory provides important information for a specific incident or situation; may not require immediate action.

Data and Statistics

2014 Communicable Disease Summary

Communicable Disease Summary Report

The Health Department’s annual Communicable Disease Summary highlights the reportable diseases that most impact the Fairfax community.

2015 | 2014 | 2013 | 2012 | 2011 | 2010

More Data Resources