Tuesday, March 22, 2022

Effective February 16, 2022

IDPH announced that all Iowa health care providers and public, private, and hospital laboratories are required to report all positive Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) testing results to the Department within one day of the test being performed. Reports must be made electronically through the Iowa Disease Surveillance System (IDSS) or other electronic means as directed by the Department.  The Department is no longer requiring nor accepting reports of negative, indeterminate, inconclusive, or invalid COVID-19 testing results.