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Infection Control

Infection Control

FAQ Regarding Title 10, Section 2.59 Influenza Prevention
December 20, 2013

Infection Control

2015 Healthcare Personnel Influenza Report

The 2015 Healthcare Personnel Influenza Report must be completed and electronically submitted to HERDS by May 1, 2015.

March 5, 2015

Infection Control

Health Advisory: Influenza Surveillance and Reporting Requirements, 2015-2016

ADHC programs should follow the instructions found under the "Influenza Outbreaks in Community or Other Facility Settings" heading in the Health Advisory.

October 13, 2015

Infection Control

Influenza Surveillance and Reporting Requirements for ADHC Programs 2015-2016

All ADHC programs should carefully read and be knowledgeable of the influenza surveillance and reporting requirements effective Oct. 2015 through May 21, 2016. 

October 13, 2015

Infection Control

Influenza Prevalent Throughout New York State

Influenza is now prevalent in New York State. ADHC programs must implement their policies and procedures to ensure that all non-vaccinated personnel wear a surgical or procedure mask.

February 12, 2016

Infection Control

DOH publishes a Health Advisory on influenza surveillance reporting requirements
October 19, 2016