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Outbreak Response Toolkits

The following information is intended to help state and local health departments respond to outbreaks associated with recreational water illnesses (RWIs). All documents can be downloaded and altered as needed.

Recreational Water Illness Outbreak Response Toolkit

Cryptosporidiosis Outbreak Response & Evaluation (CORE) PDF Icon (PDF, 577 KB)

Legionellosis Resource Site: This CDC website provides public health professionals, clinicians, laboratorians, and other allied health fields with background information, clinical information, investigation guidance, and resources about Legionnaires' disease and Pontiac fever cases or potential outbreaks. Materials include outbreak investigative tools, environmental sampling protocols, fact sheets, clinical evaluation and management guides, and laboratory sampling and testing protocols.

CCID’s Division of Foodborne, Bacterial and Mycotic Diseases: Outbreak Response and Surveillance Team (ORST)