Every year, DDC compiles and publishes an Annual Report that summarizes all of the diseases and conditions reported to PDPH for the previous year. This Annual Report is intended to give a broad overview of the disease burden in Philadelphia.
While there are currently 65 conditions that healthcare providers or laboratories must report to DDC, this document highlights the most commonly reported conditions in Philadelphia as well as any conditions that are of special public health importance. It serves as an important resource to summarize Philadelphia disease trends and DDC disease surveillance activities for the year.
We also compile and publish reports related to the following issues: