The Santa Clara County Health Officer occasionally issues official Health Alerts that let clinicians and other medical professionals know about important public health issues, including communicable disease outbreaks, immunization updates, and emerging infectious diseases.
For clinicians to be added to the Health Alert list, please fill out the "Subscribe to Health Alerts" form (see link under Program Resources).
You can also receive these Health Alerts by clicking the orange RSS icon and signing-up to our RSS feed.
Current Health Alerts
06-06-13: Health Alert - Pertussis (Whooping Cough)
06-03-13: Multi-State Outbreak of Hepatitis A Associated with Frozen Berry Food Product
05-29-13: Middle East Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus Alert
04-11-13: Human Infections with Novel Influenza A (H7N9)
01-28-13: Isoniazid Shortage
10-29-12: Fungal Meningitis Alert
09-04-12: Hantavirus Alert
07-24-12: Health Officer Influenza Vaccination Order
01-30-12: Health Officer Influenza Vaccination Memo
05-05-11: Watch for Measles
02-11-11: New law requires Tdap for all starting 7th-12th grade