DPH Communicable Diseases Memos

DPH periodically publishes numbered memos to update providers and interested parties of important information.

Official Number Description Issue Date Attachments Obsolete Date
BCD 2019-03
Changes to the Wisconsin Tuberculosis (TB) Treatment Program January 22, 2019
BCD 2019-02
Laboratory Reporting of Latent Tuberculosis Infection (LTBI) Test Results January 22, 2019
BCD 2019-01
Update on Communicable Diseases Funding Passed in the 2017-2019 Biennial Budget January 9, 2019
BCD 2018-19
Prenatal Hepatitis B Program Change December 27, 2018
BCD 2018-18
Implementation of Reporting Positive Hepatitis B Virus-Related Laboratory Results Among Children Aged 5 years and Younger December 5, 2018
BCD 2018-17
Acute Flaccid Myelitis (AFM) as a Reportable Condition in Wisconsin October 17, 2018
BCD 2018-16
Use of State-Supplied Vaccines October 9, 2018
BCD 2018-15
Noncompliance with Immunization School Law October 1, 2018
January 31, 2019
BCD 2018-14
Influenza Vaccine Administration September 21, 2018
Guidelines for Follow-up of Individuals with Negative Pertussis PCR Results September 7, 2018
BCD 2018-12
Vaccine Flood Recommendations August 30, 2018
BCD-2018-11 Student Immunization Law Superintendents and Admin. August 21, 2018
BCD 2018-10
Carbapenem-resistant Enterobacteriaceae (CRE) as a Reportable Condition in Wisconsin July 17, 2018
Increased reports of laboratory-confirmed cases of legionellosis (Legionnaires’ disease) July 9, 2018
Influenza Testing and Variant Influenza A Virus Detection July 5, 2018
Routine Travel Screening by Health Care Providers July 5, 2018
Latent Tuberculosis Infection (LTBI) as a Reportable Condition in Wisconsin July 1, 2018
Increased Reports of Laboratory-confirmed Cases of Cyclosporiasis June 13, 2018
Widespread Influenza Activity Continues in Wisconsin March 12, 2018
Communicable Diseases Funding March 8, 2018
Automatic refills for latent tuberculosis infection medications through Skywalk Pharmacy and the Wisconsin TB Dispensary Program February 27, 2018
Public Health Follow-up and Testing Recommendations for Individuals with Parotitis February 1, 2018
Response to Multi-drug Resistant Tuberculosis (TB) in Ramsey County, Minnesota November 28, 2017
BCD 2017-05
Potential Cluster of Viral Myocarditis in Wisconsin November 14, 2017
Reporting, prevention and control of acute respiratory illness outbreaks in long-term facilities October 20, 2017
Updated Guidance for Zika Testing in Pregnant Women August 8, 2017
BCD 2017-02
Increased Reports of Laboratory-Confirmed Cases of Legionellosis (Legionnaires’ Disease) July 28, 2017
BCD 2017-01
Influenza Testing and Variant Influenza A Virus Detection July 19, 2017
Last Revised: May 23, 2018