The purpose of these pages is to:
· Keep you and your staff up-to date on most current conditions, recommendations, policies and issues
· Help you stay current on the necessary information and recommendations for communicable disease containments within your practice
· Provide you with access to free, on-line journals publications, resources, and educational material to be shared with your patients and staff
You are welcome to browse throughout our website, as you may find useful information about available trainings, courses, services, emergency response and planning and more.Epidemiology: The branch of medicine that studies the distribution, causes and control of diseases and conditions that impact the health of the population.
Health Alert Network (HAN)Measles Case Confirmed in Clay County (May 2014) Measles Case Confirmed - For Healthcare WorkersClay County Monthly Communicable Disease Data Communicable disease data are reported as part of the Epi Bulletin by Epidemiological Week. Click here for a list of all the Epidemiological Weeks for 2013. Annual Communicable Diseases Summary Report 2013 Annual Report on Communicable Diseases. Clay County Public Health Center Epi Bulletin March 2015 February 2015 January 2015 December 2014 November 2014 October 2014 September 2014 August 2014 July 2014 June 2014 May 2014 April 2014 March 2014 February 2014 January 2014 December 2013 November 2013 October 2013 September 2013 August 2013 July 2013 June 2013 May 2013 April 2013 March 2013 February 2013 January 2013 December 2012 November 2012 October 2012 September 2012 August 2012 July 2012 June 2012 May 2012 April 2012 March 2012 February 2012 January 2012 December 2011 November 2011 October 2011 September 2011 August 2011 July 2011 June 2011 May 2011 April 2011 March 2011 February 2011 January 2011 December 2010 November 2010 September 2010 Clay County Community Health Assessment Data (click here)Components of the 2011, 2012, and 2013 Community Health Assessments can be found by clicking the title above. Updates will be added throughout 2013.Reports and Publications Reports and publications related to health and health/related issues relevant to Clay County medical providers’ community. • Health Insurance Status • Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report (MMWR) • Free publications online available: o Directory of Open Journal Access. Free, full text, quality controlled scientific and scholarly journals. Browse by topic or area of interest o PubMed. A service of the U.S. National Library of Medicine with over 19 million citations from Medline, life science journals and online books. • Epidemiology and Prevention of Vaccine-Preventable Diseases. The Pink Book: Course textbook. 12th Edition Second Printing (May 2012)Need a HIPAA refresher for your staff? Try this short quiz by clicking here.
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