Marin County Public Health sends out Health Alerts, Advisories, and Updates to Marin County clinicians, via email, regarding communicable disease outbreaks, immunization updates, and emerging infectious diseases.
Urgency Level Categories
Alert: Conveys the highest level of importance; warrants immediate action or attention. Advisory: Provides important information for specific incident or situation; may not require immediate action. Update: Provides updated information regarding an incident or situation; unlikely to require immediate action.
Current Health Alerts, Advisories, Updates
Large Tuberculosis Outbreak in Marin County -
This communication is for those who have been contacted by the Public Health Department by phone the week of January 9-13, 2017
For contacts of Bacterial Meningitis case:
The purpose of this letter is to inform...Read More
Flu Is Here! On December 1st, the California Department of Public Health (CDPH) announced the first influenza-associated fatality in a person under the age of 65 for the 2016-2017 flu season. It is mandatory...Read More
In the summer, pediatric patients visit their doctors for health examinations for school entry and pre-participation physical examinations. These are opportunities to discuss both required and recommended vaccinations...Read More