For Health Departments
CDC developed the following resources to assist state, territorial and local health department personnel in investigating individual cases and outbreaks of Legionnaires’ disease. State, territorial, and local health departments have jurisdiction over investigations in their state.
CDC developed tools to assist in the laboratory component of Legionnaires’ disease outbreak investigations.
Many businesses are closed during the COVID-19 pandemic. Stagnant, or slow-moving, water can cause conditions that increase risk of Legionella and other biofilm-associated bacteria. Learn about steps to take before re-opening your business and building.