Legionellosis – CDNA National Guidelines for Public Health Units

These guidelines for Public Health Units provide nationally consistent guidance on how to respond to legionellosis. They are part of a Series of National Guidelines (SoNGs) published by the Communicable Diseases Network Australia (CDNA).


Legionellosis – CDNA National Guidelines for Public Health Units

Legionella and legionellosis CDNA fact sheet

Legionellosis investigation form

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These national guidelines give information about: 

  • the disease
  • prevention activities
  • surveillance objectives
  • data management
  • communications
  • case definition
  • laboratory testing
  • case management
  • environmental evaluation
  • contact management
  • special situations.

The fact sheet provides a summary, while the form is to report the circumstances around cases. 

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