Beginning Nov. 20, 2023, every U.S. household can again place an order to receive four more free COVID-19 rapid tests delivered to their home by visiting If you did not order tests this fall, you may place two orders for a total of eight tests. Additionally, before you discard any “expired” test kits you have, please check here to see if the expiration dates of your COVID-19 tests have been extended.

The Connecticut Epidemiologist Newsletter

The Connecticut Department of Public Health has produced the Connecticut Epidemiologist Newsletter since 1982, and has electronically published it since 1998. The newsletter provides public health officials, healthcare practitioners, and others with information on Connecticut's public health surveillance activities, acute disease outbreak investigations, and emerging diseases. 
Issues for the current year are found below. To review past issues, please click here.

Volume 44 - 2024

January / No. 1

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  • Reportable Diseases, Emergency Illnesses and Health Conditions, and Reportable Laboratory Findings Changes for 2024
  • List of Reportable Diseases, Emergency Illnesses and Health Conditions and Persons Required to Report—2024
  • List of Reportable Laboratory Findings and Persons Required to Report—2024






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