2012 Health Alerts & Advisories

 

Description 

Date

Category

#

Gastrointestinal Illness Caused by E.Coli O157:H7 Associated with Wegmans Salad Mix

11/08/12

HEALTH ADVISORY

#299

Rabies Vaccine Airdrop in Erie & Niagara County

08/20/12

HEALTH ADVISORY

#298

Updated Neisseria gonorrhoeae Treatment Changes

08/16/12

HEALTH ADVISORY

#297

Increase in Influenza A H3N2v Virus Infections

08/08/12

HEALTH ADVISORY

#296

Testing and Reporting of Arboviral Illnesses - Addendum

08/23/12

HEALTH ADVISORY

#295a

Testing and Reporting of Arboviral Illnesses

08/01/12

HEALTH ADVISORY

#295

Potential Exposure to Hepatitis A Virus at a Niagara County Food Establishment

07/09/12

HEALTH ADVISORY

#294

Heat Advisory

07/05/12

HEALTH ADVISORY

#293 EMS

Temporary Decrease in Pentacel® Vaccine Supply

05/15/12

HEALTH ADVISORY

#292

Synthetic Cannabinoids

03/22/12

HEALTH ADVISORY

#291

Addendum to #290 Pertussis Continues in New York State

05/02/12

HEALTH ADVISORY

#290A

Health Category Definitions:

  • Health Alert Flash: Conveys the highest level of importance due to a large-scale, catastrophic public health emergency; warrants immediate action or attention
  • Health Alert Priority: Conveys the highest level of importance; warrants immediate action or attention to a health problem or situation
  • Health Advisory: Provides important information for a specific incident or situation; may not require immediate action
  • Health Update: Provides updated information regarding an incident or situation; no immediate action necessary