Epidemiology & Disease Surveillance
Disease Reporting - 24 hours a day, 7 days a week
(210) 207-8876 or 207-5777 (evenings and weekends)
Fax: (210) 207-8807
Metro Health Epidemiology Division protects San Antonio and Bexar County residents and visitors from disease outbreaks. The Epidemiology Division investigates confirmed and suspected cases of infectious diseases and conditions that are reported by physician’s offices, hospitals and medical laboratories. Data is collected and examined to determine the existence of trends. Our team ensures that action is taken to prevent infectious disease outbreaks in the area.
Infectious diseases can be reported 24/7 at 207-5777 or 207-8876. In addition, disease reports can be faxed to our division at 207-8807 at any time.