Evaluation and Treatment
How to evaluate the exposure based on animal species
To aid you in assessing patients for human exposure to rabies, please view the following:
Contact CCDPH for Consultation
CCDPH provides consultation to help healthcare providers, veterinarians, and the general public to determine whether a potential exposure occurred. The Communcable Disease unit may be reached:
- During business hours (8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.) at: (708) 836-8699
- After hours (4:30 p.m. – 8:30 a.m.) at: (708) 633-4000 and follow the prompts.