Invasive pneumococcal disease (IPD)

 
Public

Public health professionals

  • There are no public health disease control measures for IPD.
  • Contact investigation is not required.
  • For Adams, Arapahoe, Denver, Douglas and Jefferson counties, no follow-up is needed. 
  • For counties outside metro Denver, ensure the following fields in CEDRS are complete for cases under 5 years of age: Age/DOB, county, specimen collection date, specimen type, test result, hospitalization status, outcome, and vaccination history.
  • Invasive bacterial disease training video.

School and child care professionals