Epidemiology

Our mission is to serve the citizens of the Chesterfield Health District by monitoring for the occurrence of reportable and emerging diseases or suspected outbreaks of illness, providing recommendations and guidance to prevent the spread of communicable diseases, and investigating outbreaks of disease and other public health emergencies.

Communicable Disease Investigations Including:

Respiratory Infections

Gastrointestinal illnesses

Vaccine-Preventable Diseases

Zoonotic Diseases

Infections Potentially  Associated with Healthcare Facilities

Outbreaks (monkeypox) 

Other Reportable and Emerging Diseases