The City of Ennis Department of Health Services through the employment of a Local Health Authority (A Licensed Physician) monitors trends and provides data to the Department on Influenza, Tuberculosis and other reportable disease diseases of public concern occurring within our community. Once abnormal data or trends are reported to the Department is tasked with:
Information regarding Specific Reportable
|Chickenpox / Shingles||Measles|
|Hepatitis C||Meningococcal Infections|
|HIV / AIDS||Tick-Borne Diseases|
|Pink Eye||West Nile Virus|
The City of Ennis Department of Health Services only offers environmental health-related services. For medical and immunization services, contact your family physician or the Department of State Health Services (DSHS) Region 3 Clinics and Field Offices listed below.
DSHS Health Service Region 3 Clinics and Field Offices
Corsicana Navarro County Health Department
618 N. Main Street
Corsicana, TX 75110
Serves Kaufman, Rockwall Counties and *I-45 corridor of Ellis County
3001 S. Washington
Kaufman, TX 75142
Serves Ellis and Johnson Counties
108 E. Kilpatrick
Cleburne, TX 76031
Phone: 817-517-2306 or 817-517-2307
The Department provides/responds to:
During the 2011 - 2012 Ennis High School Tuberculosis Outbreak the Department provided assistance to the many Texas Department of State Health Services Public Health Epidemiologist, Local Physicians, Nurses and Examiners at Ennis High School along with providing important community updates to the concerned public regarding the outbreak. The Ennis Outbreak
Most recently during the 2014 Ebola Outbreak that occurred in the City of Dallas; staff from the City of Ennis Department of Health Services along with other City Department first responders participated in a mock Ebola patient isolation exercise in conjunction with staff from the Ennis Regional Medical Center.
If this is a non-emergency:
To report being diagnosed with or suspected of having a Reportable Disease contact the City of Ennis Department of Health Services at 972-875-6442 M-F 8a.m. to 5p.m.; we are located at 105 S. Preston Street, Ennis, Texas 75119. You may also click here to report a diagnoses.
Other Reportable Diseases