Health Alerts

The Snohomish Health District Health Officer sends alerts via email to local health care providers. Alerts cover current local, regional or national health threats and important updates on medical care and protocols. Alerts are written as needed to cover urgent or emergent health issues.

  1. Clinician Advisory: Falling Immunization Coverage Among Children

    The Washington State Department of Health released a report showing marked decreases in administration of and coverage with routine childhood immunizations compared to already unsatisfactory pre-pandemic levels. Read on...
  2. Treatments for Outpatients with Mild to Moderate COVID Who are at Increased Risk for Severe Outcomes

    Outpatient therapy for COVID-19 in high-risk patients can benefit individual patient health while also mitigating the collective impact of severe illness on the healthcare system. Timely initiation can reduce the risk of hospitalization by up to 90%. Read on...
  3. Recommendations: Adenovirus Testing & Reporting of Children with Acute Hepatitis of Unknown Etiology

    We ask that clinicians who diagnose a confirmed case of adenovirus-associated hepatitis or idiopathic hepatitis in a child under 10 years of age please contact the Health District at 425-339-3503. Read on...
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