13 May 2019 - Responding to Influenza in South Australia

The attached Public Health Information is currently being sent to all general practitioners, Primary Health Networks, locum agencies, Aboriginal health services, hospital emergency departments, hospital chief executive officers, infectious disease physicians, clinical microbiologists, other relevant medical specialists, infection control practitioners, health laboratories, Australian Red Cross Blood Service (SA), South Australian Ambulance Service, Local Health Networks, South Australia Prison Health Service, other health services and Healthdirect.

COMMUNICABLE CONTROL DISEASE BRANCH
- Please bring to the attention of all doctors - 
Date: 13/05/2019     Contact telephone number: 1300 232 272  (24 hours/7 days)

 

Responding to Influenza in South Australia

The attached Public Health Information is currently being sent to all general practitioners, Primary Health Networks, locum agencies, Aboriginal health services, hospital emergency departments, hospital chief executive officers, infectious disease physicians, clinical microbiologists, other relevant medical specialists, infection control practitioners, health laboratories, Australian Red Cross Blood Service (SA), South Australian Ambulance Service, Local Health Networks, South Australia Prison Health Service, other health services and Healthdirect.

The Public Health Information will also be posted on the web at:www.sahealth.sa.gov.au/healthalerts

 A hard copy has been left with CDCB reception, contactable via 1300 CDCB SA (1300 232 272) for refaxing if required. If failed transmissions are reported, please ask for a fax number or forward the query to: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. 


Dr Louise Flood - Director, Communicable Disease Control Branch
For public health alerts see www.sahealth.sa.gov.au/HealthAlerts and for updated information on notifiable
diseases in South Australia see www.sahealth.sa.gov.au/NotifiableDiseaseReporting
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Download the official health alert here (PDF)
 

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