County Public Health keeps its partners informed of communicable disease outbreaks, emerging
infectious diseases, and other conditions of public health concern through health alerts and advisories. Health alerts and advisories are transmitted to appropriate partners through the California Health Alert Network (CAHAN) and posted below.Health
Alerts and Advisories:
COVID-19 Quarantine Guidance Update 2/15/21Information on Availability of Point of Care Antigen Tests for COVID-19 and BinaxNOW COVID-19 Rapid Antigen Test Kit Guidance 12/31/20COVID-19 Vaccine Information 12/29/20COVID-19 Quarantine Guidelines Update 12/15/20COVID-19 Testing Capacity Updates to Long Term Care Facilities 12/4/20Wound Botulism Health Advisory 12/3/20COVID-19 Update: Reporting and Masks 11/28/20Influenza Health Advisory 10/13/20Updated Guidance for Long Term Care Facilities 7/27/20Information to Share with COVID-19 Positive Patients 7/14/20 Isolation Order | Quarantine Order COVID-19 Testing Capacity Long Term Care Facility Update 7/9/20COVID-19 Reporting Requirements Update 6/26/20COVID-19 Reporting Requirements 6/23/20Multisystem Inflammatory Syndrome in Children (MIS-C) Associated with Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) 6/12/20Updated Guidance for Testing Skilled Nursing Facility (SNF) Residents and Health Care Personnel (HCP) 6/10/20FAQs on Sacramento County Public Health's Guidelines for Testing in Long Term Care Facilities 5/14/2020Guidelines for Testing Incoming and Existing Residents of Long Term Care Facilities and Staff and Attachment 5/09/20Guidance for Release of Persons with Supected or Confirmed COVID-19 from Transmission-Based Precautions and Isolation 5/09/20COVID-19 Guidance for Release from Isolation of Residents at Long-Term Care Facilities 5/04/20COVID-19 Guidance for Long Term Care Facilities 4/10/20COVID-19 Discharge from Hospitals to Long Term Care Facilities 4/9/20COVID-19 Reporting Requirements 4/3/2020COVID-19 Drive-Through Testing 3/24/2020COVID-19 Laboratory Prioritization Advisory - Update 3/19/20COVID-19 Laboratory Prioritization Advisory - Update 3/16/20COVID-19 Laboratory Prioritization Advisory - Update 3/11/20COVID-19 Laboratory Testing Guidance 3/6/20COVID-19 Respirators and Visitors 3/4/20COVID-19 Cruises to Mexico 3/3/20COVID-19 Updated Persons Under Investigation (PUI) Criteria 2/27/20Influenza Health Advisory 2/21/20COVID-19 Health Alert 2/21/20COVID-19 - Laboratory Testing Guidance 2/13/20Update and Interim Guidance on Outbreak of 2019 Novel Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) (CDC) 2/2/202019 Novel Coronavirus - Updates and Guidance 1/31/202019 Novel Coronavirus Outbreak in Wuhan, China - Updates and Interim Guidance 1/21/20Updated Child Care and School Immunization Regulations 1/3/2020Influenza Health Advisory 11/1/19Advisory on Title 17 Updates 10/4/19Influenza Health Advisory 10/1/19Methyl Mercury in Skin Creams Health Alert 9/9/19Mosquito-Borne Diseases Health Advisory 9/3/19Mercury in Skin Creams Health Alert (CDPH) 8/2019Cannabis Vaping Health Advisory 8/20/19Updated CDC Tuberculosis Screening Recommendations for Health Care Personnel (HCP) and Nationwide Shortage of Tuberculin Skin Test Antigens (CDPH) 8/16/19Advisory on SB 1152 Update 7/29/19Measles Health Advisory 5/24/19Influenza Health Advisory - Lifting Masking Mandate 4/30/19Measles Health Advisory 4/30/19Measles Health Alert 4/23/19Recommendations for Measles Case Identification, Measles Control, and Measles Case and Contact Investigations (CDPH) 4/18/19Measles Clinical Guidance: Identification and Testing of Suspect Measles Cases (CDPH) 4/19 (updated)Influenza Health Advisory - Masking Mandate Remains in Effect 3/29/19Influenza Season Continues with an Increase in Influenza A(H3N2) Activity (CDC) 3/28/19Update: Widespread Outbreaks of Hepatitis A among People Who Use Drugs and People Experiencing Homelessness across the United States (CDC) 3/5/19Measles Health Alert 3/22/19Measles Health Advisory 2/7/19Measles Health Advisory 1/2/19
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