Communicable Diseases

Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STD):

Health Departments provide testing, education and treatment of sexually transmitted diseases.


All of our Health Departments provide HIV testing, counseling and referral of clients needing evaluation.

Ryan White Clinic: Is located in the Hall County Health Department and services are available to residents in all counties in our area. Please contact RWC at 770- 531-5600 for more information or visit the Georgia Department of Public Health website for more information about Ryan White Part B, visit:

Tuberculosis Screening

Health Departments provide skin testing, diagnosis, and management of newly diagnosed TB cases. Provides treatment of persons with latent TB infection. For more information visit:

Epidemiological Investigation

Public health epidemiologists locate individuals with communicable diseases and provide patient education and partner notification. Visit to learn more about disease surveillance and programs.