We understand that medical information about you and your health is personal. We are committed to protecting medical information about you. We create a record of care and services you receive from us. We need this record to provide you with quality care and to comply with certain laws. This Notice applies to all records that contain your personally identifiable health information. The Notice describes the privacy practices that the DPH and all of our employees and other personnel are required to follow in handling your protected health information. We are required by law to:
Notice of Privacy Practices
You can register here for the City's Public Health Alert System. If you have a medical practice, you can use this system to contact you in the event of a health advisory that could potentially affect your patients and/or practice.
To keep up to date with the latest details regarding Novel Coronavirus (2019-nCov), visit the Center for Disease Control and Prevention website. For Texas related information visit the Texas Department of State Health Services Novel Coronavirus page.
Epidemiology Program 5115 El Paso Dr., Suite A El Paso, Texas 79905 Disease Reporting Hours: 24 hours a day / 7 days a week Phone: (915) 212-6520 Fax: 915-212-0170
Department of Public Health Laboratory 4505 Alberta Ave. 2nd floor El Paso, TX 79905 Phone: (915) 212-0438 Fax: 915-212-0439