County of Marin Health and Human Services

Public Health Updates

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.
Order: Legal mandates to protect human health.

Current Health Alerts, Advisories, Updates

Public Health Update: West Nile Virus Activity - Press Release: Marin/Sonoma Mosquito & Vector Control District - 9/20/13 - Update
Escherichia coli O157: Bay Area Activity - 8/30/13 - Advisory
Public Health Advisory: Increase in Pertussis Cases - News Advisory: Whooping Cough Cases on the Rise in Marin County - 5/31/13 - Advisory