The Santa Clara County Health Officer occasionally issues official guidance to inform medical professionals about important public health issues. This guidance may be from local (SCC for Santa Clara County), state (CDPH for California Department of Public Health), or federal (CDC for Centers for Disease Control and Prevention) health officials.
Health Alert: Requires immediate action or attention: highest level of importance
Health Advisory: May not require immediate action; provides important information for a specific incident or situation
Health Update: Unlikely to require immediate action; provides updated information regarding an incident or situation
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