Communicable Disease Centre (CDC)

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1. Communicable Disease Centre or CDC are designated local healthcare facility or hospital to treat communicable diseases.

Note: Some of the commonly services rendered are:

  • Community-Acquired Infections
  • Communicable Diseases
  • Epidemiology
  • HIV Infection / Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome
  • Infection Control
  • Infections in the Immunocompromised Host
  • Nosocomial Infections
  • Outbreak Management
  • Outpatient Intravenous Antibiotic
  • Research and Clinical Trials
  • Travellers’ Health and Vaccination
  • Tropical Medicine and Travel-Related Illnesses

(Source: Business Continuity Management Institute - BCM Institute)