Health Department

CONTACT INFORMATION: Our administration office at 10777 Main Street in Fairfax is open during regular business hours 8 a.m. - 4:30 p.m., Monday - Friday. Clinic services are not offered at this location.
703-246-2411 TTY 711
10777 Main Street
Fairfax, VA 22030
Benjamin Schwartz, MD
Medical Epidemiologist

Physician and Health Care Provider Disease Reporting

Woman holds phone receiver to earVirginia Department of Health has established Disease Reporting and Control Regulations, which identifies all conditions that are required to be reported to the local health department by state law (Section 32.1-36 of the Code of Virginia and 12 VAC 5-90-80 and 12 VAC 5-12-90 of the Board of Health Regulations for Disease Reporting and Control).

Fairfax County Health Department maintains a communicable disease reporting phone line for physicians, laboratories, medical facilities, and other mandated reporters to report directly to their local health department. This phone line is monitored seven days per week.

To report a communicable disease or other public health emergency, please:

The Health Department will respond to your message as soon as possible. For all non-emergency inquiries, view a complete list of Health Department phone numbers.

Confidential Morbidity Reporting for All Conditions (Except Tuberculosis and Flu)

Report diagnoses and suspect cases of the specified infections, diseases and conditions listed on the Virginia Reportable Disease List (except tuberculosis and flu) for Fairfax County residents.

Tuberculosis Reporting

Report latent tuberculosis infection (LTBI) or suspected and confirmed active tuberculosis disease.

Flu Case Reporting

Physicians and laboratories are encouraged to report any laboratory-confirmed influenza (including rapid tests) to Fairfax County Health Department. Please contact the Communicable Disease/Epidemiology Unit with any questions at 703-246-2433.

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