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Influenza & Zika Virus Infection

Action requested: Implement practices to prevent spread of influenza.
Action requested: Consider Zika virus infection in patients with acute fever, rash, arthralgia, or conjunctivitis, and who have traveled to areas with ongoing transmission in the two weeks prior to illness onset. Read More >>
Wednesday, January 20, 2016/Author: Anonym/Number of views (1214)/Comments (0)/
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Adult Immunizations

Action requested: Consider attending a training about adult immunizations. Read More >>
Wednesday, January 6, 2016/Author: Anonym/Number of views (1070)/Comments (0)/
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Ebola & Obesity

Action requested:  Be aware that Ebola monitoring is continuing only for travelers from Guinea.
Action requested:  Take advantage of useful free clinical reference tools to support management of obesity. Read More >>
Tuesday, November 10, 2015/Author: Anonym/Number of views (1095)/Comments (0)/
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Shiga-toxin producing E. coli (STEC)

Action requested:  Consider STEC infection in persons with diarrhea and who have recently eaten food from Chipotle restaurants.  
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Monday, November 2, 2015/Author: Anonym/Number of views (1036)/Comments (0)/
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Serologic testing for infants born to mothers with Hepatitis B, Opiod management & Expedited partner therapy (EPT) for sexually transmitted infections

Action requested: Test infants who are vaccinated following birth to mothers infected with hepatitis B virus (HBV) at age 9-12 months or 1-2 months after the final dose of the hepatitis B vaccine series.
Action requested: Obtain training in appropriate use of opioids. Consider offering office-based treatment of opioid use disorders.
Action requested: Treat heterosexual partners of patients diagnosed with chlamydia.  Do not refer to public health. Read More >>
Wednesday, October 21, 2015/Author: Anonym/Number of views (1061)/Comments (0)/
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