Isolation Guidelines


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  • Histoplasmosis

    Isolation requirements

    • Disease: Histoplasmosis
    • Category: Standard
    • Comments: Not transmitted person to person

    Class 3

    This is a Class 3 reportable disease.

    • Class 3: Laboratory based surveillance. Reported by laboratory only. Diseases or conditions of public health importance of which individual laboratory findings shall be reported by mail, telephone, or electronically within one week of completion of laboratory tests (refer to Section III and Appendix C of the Rules and Regulations Governing Reportable Diseases and Condition).

    Reporting hotline

    • 1-800-556-0003, 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Friday
    • To report inside Jackson telephone area or for consultative services: (601) 576-7725, 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Friday¬†
    • Class 1 conditions may be reported nights, weekends and holidays by calling (601) 576-7400.