Long-term Care Facility Resources

Please see below for resources to support long-term care facility (LTCF) healthcare-associated infection (HAI) prevention activities. 

To report a communicable disease or if you have any questions, please contact DuPage County Health Department (DCHD) at 630-221-7553.

The Reportable Diseases List (PDF) outlines the conditions that must be reported to DCHD in accordance with Illinois Law, and the time frame in which reporting must occur: immediately, within 24 hours or within seven days. This document also lists the appropriate telephone number(s) to call in order to make a report.

To receive important updates from Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH), please sign up for SIREN alerts by visiting http://www.dph.illinois.gov/siren for registration instructions.

General Infection Prevention

Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)

Healthcare-associated Infections and Multidrug-resistant Organisms

Antimicrobial Stewardship


Acute Gastroenteritis / Norovirus

Reviewed and last updated: 3/29/2023