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2016 Health Alert Network Messages

Date of Alert
Priority
Topic
12/02/16
Update Opioid and Benzodiazepines Prescribing Guidelines
11/18/16
Alert Overdose Outbreak in Philadelphia
09/19/16
Notification Pennsylvania's Hepatitis C Screening Act (Act 87 of 2016) Takes Effect
09/09/16
Advisory Acute Flaccid Myelitis: Clinical Reminder and Reporting Requirements
09/01/16
Advisory PCC-HAN: Drugs of Abuse Expected to Increase During "Made In America" Festival
08/19/16
Advisory Sharp Increases in Overdoses Involving Fentanyl
08/11/16
Advisory Zika Virus Update: Epidemiology, Laboratory Testing, and Reporting
07/29/16
Advisory Locally-Acquired and Travel-Related Arboviral Infections: Testing and Reporting Requirements for West Nile and Other Arboviruses
07/20/16
Notification Public Health Preparedness Recommendation for the Democratic National Convention
07/05/16
Advisory Increase in Shigellosis Infections in Philadelphia
06/27/16
Notification Public Health Preparedness Recommendations For July Special Events: Wawa Welcome America Festival and Democratic National Convention
06/02/16
Advisory Tickborne Diseases in Philadelphia: Resources for the 2016 Season
05/10/16
Notification May is National Hepatitis Awareness Month
04/29/16
Advisory Zika Virus Update: Guidance on the Prevention of Sexual Transmission, Congenital Infections, and Local Transmission in Philadelphia
03/10/16
Update Surge in Late Season Influenza Activity
02/08/16
Advisory Travel-Related Zika Virus Infections: Clinical and Testing Guidance
01/04/16
Advisory End of Ebola Outbreak in West Africa & Revised Ebola Screening Guidelines