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Influenza vaccine, Fatal gastrointestinal mucormycosis

Action requested: Be aware that live attenuated influenza vaccine (LAIV) remains a recommended option for vaccination, despite recent evidence that it is not effective against 2009 H1N1.
Action requested: Be aware of fatal gastrointestinal mucormycosis in an infant following ingestion of contaminated dietary supplement, ABC Dophilus® Powder, and report suspected cases.
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Wednesday, November 26, 2014/Author: Anonym/Number of views (1373)/Comments (0)/
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Ebola virus disease (EVD) update

Action requested: Be aware of updated guidance for ambulatory care evaluation of patients with possible EVD.

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Monday, November 3, 2014/Author: Anonym/Number of views (1365)/Comments (0)/
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Ebola virus disease

Action requested: Be aware of new guidance for protecting health care personnel. Read More >>
Tuesday, October 21, 2014/Author: Anonym/Number of views (1291)/Comments (0)/
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Ebola virus disease

Action Requested: Inquire about travel whenever patients present with fever or other symptoms consistent with Ebola.  Call the Health District (425-339-5278) immediately if Ebola is suspected. Read More >>
Monday, October 13, 2014/Author: Anonym/Number of views (1340)/Comments (0)/
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Ebola virus disease & Enterovirus D68 & Influenza

Action requested: Follow local protocols for transferring patients with suspected Ebola virus disease (EVD) to Providence Regional Medical Center Everett.
Action requested: Institute standard, contact, and droplet precautions when managing suspected enterovirus D68.
Action requested: Know which influenza vaccine preparation to administer to different populations. Read More >>
Friday, September 26, 2014/Author: Anonym/Number of views (1264)/Comments (0)/
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