Disease Information for Health Care Providers
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The Epidemiology Program provides information to assist practitioners in the identification and reporting of communicable diseases and conditions. The information provided includes Q & A sheets for clinicians, infection control recommendations, specimen submission guidelines and forms and epidemiologic tools for gathering risk histories on selected diseases / conditions.
Methicillin Resistant Staphylococcus Aureus (MRSA)
- Evaluate a Rash Illness Suspicious for Smallpox
Rash Illness Tool: This is an updated tool to help with the evaluation of a rash illness suspicious for smallpox. This is to be used only when there is no release or circulation of smallpox.
West Nile Virus