Communicable Disease


Communicable Disease

 A communicable disease is an illness transmitted through contact with microscopic organisms (such as bacteria or viruses). People, animals, food, surfaces, water, and air can all be carriers. Communicable diseases are contagious and can be transmitted from one source to another.

If you are a provider that needs to report a Category I communicable disease, please call the health department at 920-967-3520.

For general information on communicable diseases, click here.

For provider information including state statutes and reporting requirements, click here.

Communicable disease



Health Department
Menasha City Center
100 Main Street, Suite 100
Menasha, WI 54952

Phone: 920-967-3520

Office Hours:
Monday - Friday
8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)
Please use these links to find up-to-date information about the ongoing outbreak of COVID-19:
Menasha Health Department COVID-19 Page

Wisconsin Department of Health Services

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

World Health Organization