Manitowoc County Health Department plays an important role in detecting, preventing, and controlling communicable diseases in the community. Department staff are responsible to:
- Investigate and follow-up on all reportable diseases and disease outbreaks in Manitowoc County
- Educate and notify the public about disease outbreaks
- Assure treatment
- Monitor disease rates and trends
- Guide public and private strategies to prevent infections
General Public Reporting
If you suspect or identify a communicable disease, we encourage reporting it to our department by calling 920-683-4155 and ask to speak with the nurse on call or Contact Us.