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Health Alerts

The Snohomish Health District Health Officer Dr. Gary Goldbaum 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.

Monday, April 3, 2017

Influenza and child care settings

Action requested: Know when to exclude children and staff from a child care setting and when to authorize their return to a child care setting.

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Wednesday, March 29, 2017

Testing for mumps

Action requested:  Follow appropriate testing procedures for mumps.


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Monday, March 20, 2017

Mumps update

Be aware of policy for excluding susceptible students from school and facilitate requests for vaccination services.

Action requested:  Be aware of policy for excluding susceptible students from school and facilitate requests for vaccination services.

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Saturday, March 4, 2017

Pain management resources and Breastfeeding support

Action requested:  Be aware of resources to help clinicians manage patients with chronic pain.

Action requested:  Assure that all hospitals and clinics support breastfeeding.


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Wednesday, February 15, 2017

Influenza update; Mumps update; Immunization guidelines; Long acting reversible contraception; Developmental screening; Multidrug resistant organism surveillance

Action requested:  Continue to emphasize preventive measures for influenza.

Action requested:  Be aware of updated guidelines for mumps testing.

Action requested:  Be aware of updated immunization guidelines.

Action requested:  Consider this training opportunity for yourself or staff.

Action requested:  Consider this training opportunity for yourself or staff.

Action requested:  Be aware of enhanced surveillance for multidrug resistant organisms.

 

 


 


 

 

 

 

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Health alerts include information about diseases or other health risks or issues that affect Snohomish County.