Regional case number is approaching 1000, with about a quarter of confirmed cases requiring hospitalization.
Health Officer News
Oregon continues to identify community-acquired cases of COVID-19 and reported the first COVID-19 related death in the state on 3/14/20
Updated Clinical and Infection Control Guidance has been issued by the Oregon Health Authority
We continue to emphasize close and prolonged contact as posing the highest risk of transmission.
Clackamas, Multnomah and Washington Counties Clinician Alert Interim guidance for COVID-19 in Oregon
Oregon health officials continue to monitor; state still has no reported cases
The CDC continues to closely track the outbreak of thousands of cases of Wuhan coronavirus
Clinicians should know about culturally specific products that contain lead and screen children and pregnant women who may have been exposed
An unimmunized child got sick with measles while traveling outside the country and may have exposed members of the public
Early Hydration can Prevent HUS-associated Renal Failure
Two individuals linked to the flight and PDX airport exposures on October 12 have been diagnosed with measles.
The Portland Metro region is seeing an increase in pertussis cases among children aged 0 through 9.