Pneumococcal disease can cause many different types of infections caused by the Streptococcus pneumoniae bacteria. Some infections are pneumonia, meningitis, bacteremia, or sinusitis. Anyone can get pneumococcal disease but certain people are more at risk such as children and adults over 65.
For information on how to report a disease click here. For any questions, please contact the appropriate health authority by phone or review the website for additional information.
Carson City, Douglas and Lyon Counties
Carson City Health & Human Services (CCHHS)
Southern Nevada Health District (SNHD)
Washoe County Health District (WCHD)
All Other Counties
Nevada Division of Public and Behavioral Health (DPBH)