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California Health Alert Network (CAHAN) San Diego Communications (Alerts, Advisories, Updates, and Information)—2013-2016

The following are California Health Alert Network (CAHAN) San Diego communications that the County of San Diego Health and Human Services Agency (HHSA) Public Health Services (PHS) Division sent to health care and public safety professionals in San Diego County from 2013-2016.

Current CAHAN Alerts

CAHAN Alerts - Zika

2016

Health Advisory—December 20

Zika Virus Advisory #8 – Updated Case Counts and Provider Actions

Health Advisory—November 14

Zika Virus Advisory #7 – Updated Case Counts and Provider Actions

Health Alert—November 3

Potential Hepatitis A Exposure, Imported Egyptian Strawberries

Health Update—October 24

Update #2: Mumps at Colleges and Universities

Health Advisory—September 30

Zika Virus Advisory #6 – Updated Case Counts, Guidelines, and Provider Actions; New Toolkits Available

Health Alert—September 20

Cluster of Shigella flexneri Infections among Men in Southern California

Health Advisory—August 24

Zika Virus Advisory #5 – Updated Interim Guidelines and Case Counts, Actions Requested of Providers

Health Information—August 18

Mosquito-Borne Illness Prevention in San Diego County

Health Update—July 27

Update: Invasive Meningococcal Disease among Men Who Have Sex with Men in Southern California

Health Information—July 5

Disease Reporting Requirement (Title 17) Updates

Health Advisory—June 24

Invasive Meningococcal Disease in Southern California

Health Advisory—May 10

Limited Availability of Long-Acting Bicillin

Health Advisory—April 19

Multistate Outbreak of Infections Caused by Elizabethkingia anopheles

Health Update—April 12

Update: Mumps in Colleges and Universities

Health Advisory—March 25

Zika Virus Advisory #4 – Interim Guidelines Updated, First Sexual Transmission Confirmed in San Diego County

Health Alert—March 11

Mumps in Colleges and Universities

Health Advisory—February 24

Zika Virus Advisory #3 – New CDC Guidelines and Health Advisory Issued and Case Count Update

Health Advisory—February 5

Zika Virus Advisory #2 – New Guidelines Issued, Provider Conference Call Announcement

Health Advisory—January 29

Zika Virus

2015

Health Information—July 21

Vector-Borne Illnesses of Public Health Significance

Health Update—June 23

Update: Middle East Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus (MERS-CoV)

Health Alert—June 19

Invasive Meningococcal Disease in Men Who Have Sex with Men

Health Alert—March 20

University of Oregon Meningococcal Disease Outbreak

Health Update—February 26

Pertussis Epidemic Continues in San Diego County and California

Health Alert—February 24

Shiga toxin-producing Shigella sonnei Cases in San Diego County

Health Update—February 20

Measles Update #3

Health Update—January 18

Measles Update #2 – More Potential Public Exposures in San Diego

Health Update—January 15

Measles Update – Potential Public Exposures in San Diego

Health Alert—January 6

Two Measles Cases Diagnosed in San Diego

 

2014

Health Update—December 5

Ebola Update Regarding Mali

Health Advisory—November 7

Aedes aegypti Mosquitoes and Dengue

Health Update—November 7

Ebola Preparedness Update

Health Update—October 8

Travel Histories and Ebola Preparedness

Health Alert—September 19

Enterovirus D68 Detected in Southern California Children with Respiratory Illness

Health Alert—August 18

Ebola Virus Disease

Health Update—August 11

Pertussis Epidemic in San Diego County and California

Health Advisory—July 24

Wawona Packing Company Fruit Recall and Listeria monocytogenes

Health Advisory—July 9

Chikungunya Case Confirmed in San Diego County Resident

Health Alert—May 23

Tattoo-Associated Nontuberculous Mycobacterium Skin Infections

Health Advisory—May 20

Mercury Poisoning Linked to Use of Skin-Lightening or Acne Creams from Mexico

Health Alert—May 15

Middle East Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus (MERS-CoV)

Health Update—April 29:

Pertussis Cases Increase in San Diego County

Health Advisory—April 9

Meningococcal Disease Cases Prompt New Immunization Recommendations in Los Angeles County

Health Alert—March 21

Wound Botulism Associated with Drug Injection

Health Update—March 12

New Measles Case Confirmed in San Diego

Health Update—March 6

Two More Measles Cases Confirmed in San Diego

Health Alert—February 21

Measles Case Confirmed in San Diego

Health Update—January 23

Influenza Activity Update and Management of Influenza Outbreaks in San Diego County

Health Advisory—January 3

Recent Alerts Concerning pH1N1 Influenza

 

2013

Health Alert—December 5

Chickenpox Exposure at County North Region Family Resource Center

Health Information—November 25

Tick-borne Disease in San Diego County

Health Alert—October 25

Pertussis Cases Increasing in San Diego County

Health Alert—October 11

San Diego Cases Identified in Multistate, Multidrug-Resistant Salmonella Heidelberg Outbreak

Health Information—August 28

Continuing Nationwide Shortage of Tuberculin Skin Testing (TST) Antigen

Health Update—June 12

Update: Multistate Hepatitis A Outbreak Associated with Frozen Berry Blend – More San Diego Cases

Health Alert—May 31

Local Cases Identified in Multistate Hepatitis A Outbreak Associated with Frozen Berry Blend

Health Advisory—May 2

Novel Avian Influenza A (H7N9) in China

Health Update—April 22

Update #2 – Invasive Meningococcal Disease (IMD) in the California/Baja California Border Region

Health Update—March 27

Update: Meningococcal Disease in the California/Baja California Border Region

Health Alert—January 30

Widespread Influenza Activity in San Diego County