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Communicable Diseases Bureau provides timely detection, prevention, and control efforts for all reportable infectious diseases, such as tuberculosis, HIV and other STDs and vaccine-preventable diseases.
To Contact Us, call our main line: 707 784 8001
275 Beck Avenue
Fairfield, CA 94533
Hours: Monday - Friday 8:00 AM to 5:00 PM
What is Communicable Disease?
Communicable diseases are illnesses that spread from one person to another or from an animal to a person, or from a surface or a food. Diseases can be spread by:
- Physical contact with an infected person: touch, sexual intercourse, fecal/oral transmission, droplets
- Contact with contaminated surface or object: food, water, blood
- Bites from insects or animals capable of transmitting the disease (ex: mosquito or flea)
- Travel through the air
Public Health Reporting
Statutory/Mandatory Reporting to Solano Public Health
Reporting is crucial for disease surveillance, prevention and control, and for the early detection of disease outbreaks. Please click here for the list of required reporting.
Programs & Resources
Photo Credits retrieved from PHIL site (from left to right):
1. CDC / Alissa Eckert, MSMI; Dan Higgins, MAMS
2. CDC / National Center for Emerging and Zoonotic Infectious Diseases (NCEZID); Lauren Bishop
3. CDC / Elizabeth S. Mingioli
4. CDC / Jim Gathany
5. CDC / James Gathany
6. CDC / Debra Cartagena