What to report
Mumps must be reported to MDH within one working day.
Information on mumps for health care professionals, including epidemiology, testing, and post-exposure and vaccination recommendations.
How to report mumps
- Mumps Reporting Form
The Mumps Reporting Form can be used to report this disease.
Any reportable infectious disease may be reported by phone to 651-201-5414 or 877-676-5414.
Who is required to report
- Health care practitioners (health care facilities, medical laboratories, and in certain circumstances veterinarians and veterinary medical laboratories) are required to report disease to the Minnesota Department of Health (MDH) under Minnesota state law.
- Unless previously reported, every licensed health care provider who provides care to any patient who has, is suspected of having, or has died from a reportable disease is required to report.
- Any person in charge of any institution, school, child care facility, or camp is also required to report disease to MDH.
Submitting clinical materials
For mumps, submission of clinical materials (isolate, if available) to MDH is required by rule.
- Clinical Materials
Clinical materials must be submitted according to these guidelines.
More about mumps
Information on mumps from the Minnesota Department of Health.