Surveillance Guidelines and Forms

The information on this page reflects the 2024 acute and chronic HBV case definition updates. FOR 2023 HBV CASE CLASSIFICATION, use: 2023 Case Classification_Full Guidance PDF

Viral Hepatitis Surveillance and Case Management (Updated 2024)

Guidance for State, Territorial, and Local Health Departments

Viral Hepatitis Surveillance Report Form [PDF – 7 pages]
This form (finalized in September 2013) is to serve as a guide for surveillance and is based on CSTE recommendations.

Hepatitis Case Record Form [PDF – 2 pages]
National Electronic Telecommunications System for Surveillance