Clinician Information

Marin County Health and Human Services - Influenza Information for Clinicians Marin County Health and Human Services recognizes that hospitals and healthcare providers play a crucial role in managing influenza outbreaks. Please review the documents below and refer to information provided throughout this website.

RESOURCES

Recommendations for Antiviral Medications

Laboratory/Diagnostic Tests

Severe Influenza Case History Form (ICU and Fatal Cases Age 0-64 years) CDPH

Influenza Reporting Guidance. This document includes information on laboratory testing requirements.

Vaccine Recommendations (ACIP) Recommendations from the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices.

Antiviral Drugs (CDC) Updated guidance on the use of antiviral agents for treatment and chemoprophylaxis.

Patient Information Free flu materials from the CDC.

Infection Control

Vaccination Dosing and administration, supply, storage, VIS, effectiveness and safety.

California Department of Public Health Guidance for Influenza Prevention in Health Care Settings

Cal/OSHA Guidance regarding the Application of the Aerosol Transmissible Diseases Standard

CDC Health Advisory:  Early Reports of pH1N1-Associated Illnesses for the 2013-14 Influenza Season

CDPH:  Severe Influenza Update - January 3, 2014

Marin County Public Health Advisory - Jan. 8, 2014:  First Influenza-Related Deaths Reported in Marin County

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