Reporting an Illness: For Healthcare Providers

As mandated by Hawai‘i Administrative Rule (HAR) , Title 11, Department of Health, Chapter 156, Communicable Diseases and its exhibits, certain infectious diseases are reportable in Hawaii. Health care providers caring for a person with a diagnosis, or provisional diagnosis in the absence of definitive tests results for confirmation, shall notify the State of Hawaii department of Health. Please refer to HAR Title 11, Chapter 156 Exhibit A.

Who must report

  • Physicians
  • Laboratory Directors
  • Health care providers

Reporting Requirements

Additional Resources

 

CONTACT INFORMATION FOR REPORTING TO DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH

Oahu (Disease Reporting Line): (808) 586-4586
Maui District Health Office: (808) 984-8213
Kauai District Health Office: (808) 241-3563
Hawaii District Health Office: (808) 933-0912
After Hours (Physician’s Exchange): (808) 600-3625 or call Toll Free 1-800-360-2575

 

 

Last Reviewed: April 2018