Kiowa County Health Department
Recognize and prevent communicable disease outbreaks such as food and waterborne illness, tuberculosis, and childhood diseases.
Contact to OSDH Communicable Disease web site: Acute Disease Service
OSDH Reportable Disease Forms/Cards Disease Reporting
Center for Disease Control - www.cdc.gov/DiseasesConditions/
Registered nurses and sanitarians are always available to investigate outbreaks as they occur. In most circumstances, these professionals work as a local team with consultation from state epidemiologists to address community problems.
To report a problem
Please call (580) 726-3316 to report your problem. Your call will be referred to an environmental specialist or nurse on call. After hours, there is an Acute Disease Service Epidemiologist-on-Call available 24 hours/7 days a week at (405) 271-4060 for communicable disease consultations and reporting of diseases or outbreaks.
Link for fact sheets for diseases
OSDH Disease information links: Disease Information
Contact person for questions
For questions please contact KCHD at (580) 726-3316.