CAHAN San Diego Alerts
California Health Alert Network (CAHAN) San Diego Communications (Alerts, Advisories, Updates, and Information)—2018-2019
The County of San Diego Health and Human Services Agency (HHSA) Public Health Services (PHS) Division sends priority health communications to health care and public safety professionals in San Diego County through the California Health Alert Network (CAHAN) San Diego. Topics include communicable diseases outbreaks, emerging health issues, requests for heightened surveillance related to communicable diseases, recommendations on communicable disease identification, prevention, infection control, specimen submission and laboratory testing, and emergency preparedness information.
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CAHAN San Diego Communication Types
Alert: Conveys the highest level of importance: warrants immediate action or attention.
Advisory: Provides important information for a specific incident or situation; may not require immediate attention.
Update: Provides updated information regarding an incident or situation; unlikely to require immediate action.
Information: Provides general information that is not necessarily considered to be of an emergent nature.
2019 CAHAN Communications
Health Advisory—February 14
Health Advisory—February 12
Health Advisory—January 31
Health Advisory—January 25
Health Alert—January 16
2018 CAHAN Communications
Health Alert—October 19
Health Alert—September 28
Health Advisory - September 14
Health Information - August 31
Health Information - August 10
Health Information - August 6
Health Advisory - June 26
Health Information - May 25
Health Update - April 10
Health Advisory - February 16
Health Update - February 15
Health Advisory - January 22
Federal, State, and Regional Communications Links
- California Department of Public Health—Health Communications
- California Department of Public Health Food Recalls