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
- Laboratory Directors
- Health care providers
- Health care providers – reportable diseases
- Laboratories – reportable diseases
- Isolation and control requirements