West Nile Virus Human Surveillance Patient Report

Under the Health Protection and Promotion Act (section 26) all West Nile Virus illness are reportable to Public Health.

Note: If there is any suspicion of West Nile Virus, complete the patient report form.

Reporting can only be completed by:

  • Health care professional
  • Acute care facility

Complete a West Nile Virus Human Surveillance Patient Report

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1. Complete the online report or print/fax the form

2. Fax the completed form to 905-682-6470


Follow-up to a Referral

  • Health care provider will receive follow-up within one business day upon receiving patient report form
  • Every suspect case of West Nile Virus reported to the Infectious Disease program will be investigated in consultation with their health care provider
  • Confirmed cases will be contacted by a public health nurse for further information and education

Additional Information

Call the Infectious Disease program at 905-688-8248 or 1-888-505-6074 ext. 7330 (Mon. – Fri., 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.)


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