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Multiple Washington Counties have confirmed cases of hepatitis A in people living homeless or using drugs.
New law removes personal/philosophical exemption for MMR vaccine.
We are conducting a tuberculosis contact investigation at Tacoma Rescue Mission.
Help prevent a hepatitis A outbreak in Washington.
In King County, newly diagnosed HIV infections are increasing among people who inject drugs. Vigilant testing will help determine if transmission is spreading outside of King County.
Influenza activity is high. Take steps to reduce strain on healthcare system capacity.
Clark County is investigating 13 cases of measles, in addition to a previously confirmed case.
Deaths linked to fentanyl increased almost 70% from 2017 to 2018.
PFAS above the EPA lifetime health advisory level found in a south Tacoma well.
As of Oct. 9, 2018, 5 Washington cases of AFM are being evaluated by CDC neurologists and other AFM experts.
Update on Pierce County influenza activity.
CDC is coordinating a national investigation of vitamin K-dependent antagonist coagulopathy associated with synthetic cannabinoid use.
The 2018-2019 influenza season starts Sept. 30, 2018.
Information about reporting, testing for and treating influenza during the 2018-2019 season.
The law requiring exceptional consent for HIV testing was repealed June 7, 2018.
A Pierce County mosquito tested positive for West Nile Virus.
Three people have developed toxic anterior segment syndrome (TASS) after eye surgery in King County facilities. Pierce County providers should report to the Health Department any cases of TASS since Jan. 1, 2018.
A summary of the 2017-2018 flu season in Pierce County.
Surveillance requirements and information for the 2017-2018 flu season.
Ordering appropriate Zika virus testing through commercial laboratories.