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Influenza & measles & Listeriosis & ocular syphilis

Action requested: Action requested: Continue to vaccinate against and initiate early treatment for influenza.

Action requested: Be aware of a measles outbreak in the U.S.  Urge anyone who may be susceptible to get vaccinated now.

Action requested: Be aware of potential listeria infections linked to consumption of Latin-style cheese.

Action requested: Be aware of syphilis occurring in the eye and ask patients with possible or diagnosed syphilis about changes to vision or hearing.

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Friday, January 23, 2015/Author: Anonym/Number of views (1421)/Comments (0)/
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Measles & Influenza & Ebola virus disease (EVD) & Vaccination educational program

Action requested: Be aware that many Snohomish County residents may have been exposed to measles recently.  Urge anyone who may be susceptible to get vaccinated now.

Action requested: Continue to vaccinate against and initiate early treatment for influenza.  Be aware of new tools to diagnose and treat influenza.

Action requested: Contact public health before referring suspected cases of EVD to an assessment hospital.

Action requested: Consider attending an educational update about vaccines generally & pertussis specifically.

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Friday, January 9, 2015/Author: Anonym/Number of views (1541)/Comments (0)/
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Listeria

Action requested: Be alert to potential listeriosis, especially among pregnant women. Read More >>
Wednesday, December 24, 2014/Author: Anonym/Number of views (1335)/Comments (0)/
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Influenza & Ebola virus disease & Naltrexone

Action requested: Vaccinate against and treat influenza to prevent complications.

Action requested: Contact public health before referring suspected cases of EVD to an assessment hospital.

Action requested: Consider training to administer naltrexone as part of a comprehensive management program to treat opioid or alcohol dependence.

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Monday, December 22, 2014/Author: Anonym/Number of views (1318)/Comments (0)/
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Pertussis

Action requested: Assure that everyone is properly vaccinated against pertussis. Read More >>
Tuesday, December 9, 2014/Author: Jordan Bower/Number of views (1357)/Comments (0)/
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