Communicable Disease & Epidemiology

Phone: (616) 632-7228
Fax: (616) 632-7085

The Communicable Disease and Epidemiology division at the Kent County Health Department monitors the occurrence of specific diseases on a community-wide basis.

An explanation of the communicable disease and epidemiology functions at the health department would be incomplete without first providing a definition for that which serves as the foundation of this practice, epidemiology and surveillance.