Proposed revisions to the Illinois dept health code

Illinois dept of public health has revised the Control of Communicable Disease Code

The following diseases have been added

  • Extensively resistant organisms
  • Probable CJD
  • Animal Rabies
  • Chinkungunya
  • Babesiosis
  • Lab acquired recombinant organism
  • Influenza admission to the ICU

The following diseases have been removed

  • Giardia

For more information on IDPH emergency, proposed and adopted rules please see the link