Rule 44:20:02:05 Contents of reports.
of reports. Reportable disease and condition reports made pursuant to this
article must include the following or as much of the following as is known to
the person making the report:
(1) The disease or
condition diagnosed or suspected;
(2) The case's or carrier's
name, age, date of birth, sex, race, address, and occupation;
(3) The date of onset or
diagnosis of illness and whether the person is hospitalized and, if so, where;
(4) Any pertinent
(5) Public health measures
(6) The name and address of
the attending physician; and
(7) The name and telephone
number of the person making the report.
If the reportable disease or condition
is an epidemic or outbreak, the report must also include the diagnosis or
principal symptoms, the approximate number of cases, the place or community
within which the cases occurred or are occurring, and the name and telephone
number of the reporting physician or person. In addition to the information
required by this section, the department may request the attending physician or
a designee to complete a surveillance form provided by the department.
20 SDR 69, effective November 17, 1993; 28 SDR 92, effective December 20, 2001;
38 SDR 8, effective August 1, 2011.
Authority: SDCL 34-1-17, 34-22-9, 34-22-12, 34-23-13.
Implemented: SDCL 34-22-9, 34-22-12, 34-23-13.
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