Information for Healthcare Providers
Welcome to the Alexandria Health Department’s Healthcare Provider page. This page contains information for healthcare providers practicing in the City of Alexandria. We are committed to providing you with important public health information. Together, we can protect and promote health and well-being in our community.
Mandatory Disease Reporting Information
Virginia State law (Sections 32.1-3UU6UH and HU32.1-3UU7UH of the Code of Virginia and 12 VAC 5-90-80 and 12 VAC 5-90-90 of the Board of Health Regulations for Disease Reporting and Control (click here) requires the reporting of certain diseases to the local health department serving the jurisdiction where the physician practices.
Reports to Clinicians
As needed, the health department sends reports to healthcare providers to provide important public health information. If your office currently does not receive these reports directly from the health department and is interested in being added to the distribution list, please contact us, at 703.746.4951.
- AHD Reports to Clinicians
- Urgent updates from the Health Commissioner (click here).
- The Virginia Department of Health offers clinicians a free email subscription service to receive e-mails about public health topics affecting the lives of Virginians, as that information becomes available. With a subscription profile, urgent and routine public health information is delivered automatically to your email inbox. Your email address will only be used to deliver the requested information or to give you access to your user profile. The service is now open to all health care professionals interested in subscribing. To sign up for these free email updates, please visit https://vms.vdh.virginia.gov/vdhcomm/index.jsp.