Category 1 Notifiable Medical Conditions

ANNEXURE A-

Must be reported immediately using the most rapid means upon clinical or laboratory diagnosis followed by a written or electronic notification within 24 hours of diagnosis.

  Notifiable medical condition
Acute flaccid paralysis
Acute rheumatic fever
Anthrax
Botulism
Cholera
Food borne illness outbreak
Malaria
Measles
Meningococcal disease
Plague
Poliomyelitis
Rabies (human)
Respiratory disease caused by a novel respiratory pathogen

  • Excludes
    • Influenza A(H1N1)
    • influenza A(H3N2)
Rift valley fever (human)
Smallpox
Viral haemorrhagic fever diseases

  • Ebola
  • Marburg
  • Lassa Fever
  • Lujo
  • Novel or new world arenaviruses
  • Crimean-Congo viral haemorrhagic fever (human)
Waterborne illness outbreak
Yellow fever