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Read our communications to clinicians regarding updates to the diagnosis and management of infectious diseases in addition to alerts of changes in the local epidemiology of such diseases.

A list of current clinician communications
Date Issued Title Topic
15-Mar-2023 Mpox Clinician Update Infectious Disease Prevention
21-Feb-2023 Measles Preparedness Infectious Disease Prevention
16-Feb-2023 Case of Tularemia (Windsor and Essex County) Infectious Disease Prevention
17-Jan-2023 Confirmed Cases of Pertussis (Leamington/Wheatley) Infectious Disease Prevention
15-Dec-2022 Syphilis Testing Infectious Disease Prevention
6-Sep-2022 Memo: Aconitine Poisoning Products - Safety Alert
28-Jun-2022 Updated Monkeypox Clinician Update from the Office of the Ontario Chief Medial Officer of Health Infectious Disease Prevention
20-Mar-2020 Updated Recommendations For Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) Infectious Disease Prevention
10-Feb-2020 Students with Incomplete Immunization Records Face School Suspension on March 11, 2020 Vaccine
31-Jan-2020 Novel Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) Infectious Disease Prevention
24-Jan-2020 Novel Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) Outbreak Infectious Disease Prevention
2-Dec-2019 Ministry of Health reminder regarding influenza vaccine administration Vaccine
5-Nov-2019 Influenza Vaccine Update for Health Care Providers Vaccine
24-Jul-2019 Free medications for the treatment of sexually transmitted infections Sexually Transmitted & Bloodborne Infections
13-May-2019 Ongoing Outbreak of XDR S. Typhi in Pakistan Enteric Diseases/ Vaccine-Preventable Diseases
19-Feb-2019 Updated Gonorrhea Guidelines Sexually Transmitted & Bloodborne Infections
4-Dec-2018 Reports of Influenza in young children/infants in Windsor and Essex County Infectious Disease Prevention
4-Dec-2018 Reports of Influenza in young children/infants in Windsor and Essex County Respiratory Diseases/Vaccine-Preventable Diseases
27-Nov-2017 PHO Lyme Disease Serology Update Vector-Borne Diseases