Malaria Information for Health Professionals
To access the CDC’s malaria hotline and receive consultations on diagnosis and management of malaria cases on a 24-hour basis, please call 770-488-7788 (from 9 a.m.-5 p.m. ET) or 770-488-7100 (after hours or on weekends and holidays). For more information on malaria from the CDC, please visit their website: Malaria Diagnosis & Treatment in the United States.
- Reporting Malaria (Plasmodium spp.)
Information from MDH on reporting malaria. Malaria (Plasmodium spp.) must be reported to MDH within one working day.
- Minnesota Refugee Health Provider Guide, Chapter Eight: Malaria
Malaria at a Glance - Minnesota Initial Refugee Health Assessment.
FDA: Recommendations for Donor Questioning, Deferral, Reentry and Product Management to Reduce the Risk of Transfusion-Transmitted Malaria
FDA guidance for industry to reduce the risk of transfusion-transmitted malaria.
MDH staff also are available to provide clinical consultation regarding testing and diagnosis of malaria and other mosquito-transmitted diseases. Call 651-201-5414 for a clinical consultation.
See also: Information for Health Care Professionals about Mosquitoborne Diseases
Resources, slides, reporting information and other clinical information for health professionals.