Common Infectious Diseases

What communicable diseases do we have in Montana?

Health care providers are required by law to submit reportable disease information to the health department. There are currently over 50 diseases and/or conditions that are reportable in Montana.


Some communicable diseases in our community include:


Pertussis (Whooping Cough)


Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs)

Strep Throat

Food & Waterborne Illnesses





For more information on these and other communicable diseases, see

To see what has been reported this week, check out our weekly reports for Gallatin County.

To see the reportable communicable diseases in Montana over the years, check out Reportables 1990-present.