Communicable Disease

The Communicable Disease (CD) Team at Yamhill County Public Health monitors and investigates communicable diseases such as Hepatitis, E. Coli, Salmonella, and Sexually Transmitted Infections (STI), and provides case management for active cases of Tuberculosis (TB). TB treatment for active case management is available at no cost to the client. In addition, the CD Team performs outbreak investigations to stop the spread of diseases in the community and provides information and consultations with local healthcare facilities, schools, daycares, and providers, as needed.