Health Alerts & Advisories (2015)

 

Description 

Date

Category

#

Increase in Legionellosis Cases in Erie County

08/04/2015

HEALTH ADVISORY

#334

Information and Guidelines for Evaluation of Patients for Middle East Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus (MERS-CoV) Infection

06/23/2015

HEALTH ADVISORY

#333

NYS Department of Health Commissioner Declares Influenza No Longer Prevalent in the State 

05/15/2015

HEALTH ADVISORY

#332

Hepatitis A in a Food Handler at a Local Restaurant: Possible Consumer Exposures

03/22/2015

HEALTH ADVISORY

#331

Measles Prevention and Control in NY State

02/07/2015

HEALTH ADVISORY

#330

Multi-State Measles Outbreak -- December 2014

01/30/2015

HEALTH ADVISORY

#329

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