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CDPH Guidances for H1N1 Influenza - by date

Guidances are displayed chronologically with the latest date first.

  

Date

Topic

Title of CDPH Guidance

Audience

05/10/10

Postpartum Management

CDPH Guidance: Considerations Regarding Management of 2009 H1N1 Influenza in the Postpartum Period in the Hospital and Home Setting (PDF)

Health Providers,
Hospitals

02/22/10

Employers and Employees

CDPH Guidance: Updated Guidance for Employers and Employees on 2009 H1N1 Influenza (PDF)

Employers and Employees

02/04/10

Infection Control

Guidance for Infection Control for 2009 H1N1 Influenza in Health Care Settings: Joint Statement of the California Department of Public Health and the California Division of Occupational Safety and Health (PDF)

Health Providers, Hospitals

02/04/10

Infection Control

CDPH Guidance: 2009 H1N1 Influenza - Guidance on Case Definitions to be Used for Infection Control in California Health Care Settings (PDF)

Health Providers, Hospitals

02/04/10

Infection Control

CDPH Guidance: Infection Control Guidance for 2009 H1N1 Influenza for Hospitalized Patients (PDF)

Health Providers, Hospitals

02/04/10

Infection Control

CDPH Guidance: Infection Control Guidance for 2009 H1N1 Influenza in Long-Term Care Facilities (PDF)

Health Providers, Hospitals

02/04/10

Infection Control

CDPH Guidance: Infection Control Guidance for 2009 H1N1 Influenza in Outpatient Settings (PDF)

Health Providers, Hospitals

01/28/10

Laboratory Testing

CDPH Guidance for Laboratory Testing and Reporting of 2009 H1N1 and Seasonal Influenza in the 2009-2010 Flu Season (PDF)

Laboratories
Health Providers
LHDs

01/28/10

Antiviral Medications

CDPH Updated Interim Recommendations for the Use of Antiviral Medications in the Treatment and Prevention of Influenza for the 2009-2010 Season (PDF)

Health Providers

01/25/10

Surveillance
Vaccine Adverse Events

CDPH Guidance: 2009 H1N1 and Seasonal Influenza - Guidance for Reporting of Cases, Vaccine Adverse Events, and Outbreaks in the 2009-2010 Flu Season (PDF)

LHDs

01/25/10

Home Care

CDPH Guidance: 2009 H1N1 Influenza – Taking Care of a Sick Person in Your Home (PDF)

Public

01/20/10

Surge Tents

CDPH Guidance: Approval for Health Care Facility Use of Surge Tents (PDF)

Health Care Facilities

12/07/09

Schools (K-12)

CDPH Guidance for School (K-12) Responses to Influenza During the 2009-2010 School Year (PDF)

Schools, LHDs

12/07/09

Shelters, Emergency

CDPH Guidance for Emergency Shelters for the 2009-2010 Flu Season (PDF)

Emergency Planners, LHDs

11/03/09

Multiple Topics, Antiviral Medications, CDC Hotline for Providers, Pregnant patients, adverse events, specimen collection for severely ill or fatal, referral of specimens to VRDL.

CDPH Health Alert November 3, 2009 (PDF)

Health Providers, LHDs

10/30/09

Response, Schools and Higher Education

CDPH Guidance for Responses to Influenza for Institutions of Higher Education during the 2009-2010 Academic Year (PDF)

Schools, Higher Education

10/22/09

Respirators

Interim Guidance on Distribution of State and Federal Stockpiles of N95 Respirators for H1N1 (2009) Pandemic (PDF)

Health Providers, LHDs

10/15/09

Vaccine

H1N1 Vaccine and Thimerosal Exemption – For Interested Parties (PDF)

Public

10/15/09

Vaccine

H1N1 Vaccine and Thimerosal Exemption – Physician Notification (PDF)

Health Providers

10/14/09

Surveillance, Influenza Reporting Clarification

CDPH Health Alert Update - Clarifications on Influenza Reporting (PDF)

LHDs

10/01/09

Vaccine Requirements, General Acute Care Hospitals

AFL-09-29 H1N1 Influenza Vaccination Requirements

Health Care Personnel

10/01/09

Vaccine Requirements, Nursing Facilities, Skilled Nursing Facilities, Intermediate Care Facilities

AFL-09-32 H1N1 Influenza Vaccination Requirements

Health Care Personnel

09/23/09

Infection Control, Outpatient

Updated H1N1 Influenza Infection Control Recommendations in an Outpatient Setting (PDF)

Health Providers

09/10/09

Vaccine

Mass Vaccination Guidance for 2009 H1N1 Influenza Vaccine (PDF)

LHDs, Health Providers

09/03/09

Laboratory Testing

Information on Laboratory Clearance Testing and Submission of Laboratory Specimens for Secondary Bacterial Infections (PDF)

Laboratories

09/03/09

Cleaning, Surfaces

Recommendations for Providers, Schools, and Businesses for Cleaning Surfaces to Prevent H1N1 Transmission in Non-Healthcare Settings (PDF)

Employers, Health Providers, Schools

08/26/09

Surveillance

Enhanced Surveillance for Pandemic (H1N1) 2009 Virus (PDF)

LHDs

08/20/09

Infection Control, Long-Term Healthcare

H1N1 Influenza Infection Control Recommendations in Long-Term Healthcare Settings (PDF)

Health Providers

08/13/09

Response, Schools

Health Alert: H1N1 Influenza Update for Schools and Local Health Departments (PDF)

LHDs, Schools, Health Providers, Laboratories

07/22/09

Antiviral Medications, Lessons Learned

Health Alert: H1N1 Influenza Update for Healthcare Providers and Clinicians (PDF)

Health Providers

05/19/09

Gatherings, Public

Interim Guidance for Public Gatherings: Policies to Mitigate Spread of Novel Influenza A (H1N1) Virus Infections (PDF)

LHDs, Public

05/19/09

Facilities, State

Interim Guidance for State of California Facilities on Novel Influenza A (H1N1) Virus (PDF)

Health Providers, LHDs

05/19/09

Shelters, Temporary

Policies to Mitigate Spread of Novel Influenza A (H1N1) Virus Infections in Temporary Emergency Shelters (PDF)

Health Providers, LHDs

05/03/09

Antiviral Medications

Interim Guidance on Distribution and Dispensing of State and Federal Antiviral Medications (PDF)

Health Providers, LHDs

04/30/09

Masks and Respirators

Interim Mask and Respirator Guidance For the Public (PDF)

Public

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CDPH Guidances for H1N1 Influenza - by Topic

Guidances are displayed alphabetically by topic 

 

Date

Topic

Title of CDPH Guidance

Audience

01/28/10

Antiviral Medications

CDPH Updated Interim Recommendations for the Use of Antiviral Medications in the Treatment and Prevention of Influenza for the 2009-2010 Season (PDF)

Health Providers

05/03/09

Antiviral Medications

Interim Guidance on Distribution and Dispensing of State and Federal Antiviral Medications (PDF)

Health Providers, LHDs

07/22/09

Antiviral Medications, Lessons Learned

Health Alert: H1N1 Influenza Update for Healthcare Providers and Clinicians (PDF)

Health Providers

09/03/09

Cleaning, Surfaces

Recommendations for Providers, Schools, and Businesses for Cleaning Surfaces to Prevent H1N1 Transmission in Non-Healthcare Settings (PDF)

Employers, Health Providers, Schools

02/22/10

Employers and Employees

CDPH Guidance: Updated Guidance for Employers and Employees on 2009 H1N1 Influenza (PDF)

Employers and Employees

05/19/09

Facilities, State

Interim Guidance for State of California Facilities on Novel Influenza A (H1N1) Virus (PDF)

Health Providers, LHDs

05/19/09

Gatherings, Public

Interim Guidance for Public Gatherings: Policies to Mitigate Spread of Novel Influenza A (H1N1) Virus Infections (PDF)

LHDs, Public

01/25/10

Home Care

CDPH Guidance: 2009 H1N1 Influenza – Taking Care of a Sick Person in Your Home (PDF)

Public

02/04/10

Infection Control

Guidance for Infection Control for 2009 H1N1 Influenza in Health Care Settings: Joint Statement of the California Department of Public Health and the California Division of Occupational Safety and Health (PDF)

Health Providers, Hospitals

02/04/10

Infection Control

CDPH Guidance: 2009 H1N1 Influenza - Guidance on Case Definitions to be Used for Infection Control in California Health Care Settings (PDF)

Health Providers, Hospitals

02/04/10

Infection Control

CDPH Guidance: Infection Control Guidance for 2009 H1N1 Influenza for Hospitalized Patients (PDF)

Health Providers, Hospitals

02/04/10

Infection Control

CDPH Guidance: Infection Control Guidance for 2009 H1N1 Influenza in Long-Term Care Facilities (PDF)

Health Providers, Hospitals

02/04/10

Infection Control

CDPH Guidance: Infection Control Guidance for 2009 H1N1 Influenza in Outpatient Settings (PDF)

Health Providers, Hospitals

08/20/09

Infection Control, Long-Term Healthcare

H1N1 Influenza Infection Control Recommendations in Long-Term Healthcare Settings (PDF)

Health Providers

09/23/09

Infection Control, Outpatient

Updated H1N1 Influenza Infection Control Recommendations in an Outpatient Setting (PDF)

Health Providers

01/28/10

Laboratory Testing

CDPH Guidance for Laboratory Testing and Reporting of 2009 H1N1 and Seasonal Influenza in the 2009-2010 Flu Season (PDF)

Laboratories
Health Providers
LHDs

09/03/09

Laboratory Testing

Information on Laboratory Clearance Testing and Submission of Laboratory Specimens for Secondary Bacterial Infections (PDF)

Laboratories

04/30/09

Masks and Respirators

Interim Mask and Respirator Guidance For the Public (PDF)

Public

11/03/09

Multiple Topics, Antiviral Medications, CDC Hotline for Providers, Pregnant patients, adverse events, specimen collection for severely ill or fatal, referral of specimens to VRDL.

CDPH Health Alert November 3, 2009 (PDF)

Health Providers, LHDs

05/10/10

Postpartum Management

CDPH Guidance: Considerations Regarding Management of 2009 H1N1 Influenza in the Postpartum Period in the Hospital and Home Setting (PDF)

Health Providers,
Hospitals

10/22/09

Respirators

Interim Guidance on Distribution of State and Federal Stockpiles of N95 Respirators for H1N1 (2009) Pandemic (PDF)

Health Providers, LHDs

08/13/09

Response, Schools

Health Alert: H1N1 Influenza Update for Schools and Local Health Departments (PDF)

LHDs, Schools, Health Providers, Laboratories

10/30/09

Response, Schools and Higher Education

CDPH Guidance for Responses to Influenza for Institutions of Higher Education during the 2009-2010 Academic Year (PDF)

Schools, Higher Education

12/07/09

Schools (K-12)

CDPH Guidance for School (K-12) Responses to Influenza During the 2009-2010 School Year (PDF)

Schools, LHDs

12/07/09

Shelters, Emergency

CDPH Guidance for Emergency Shelters for the 2009-2010 Flu Season (PDF)

Emergency Planners, LHDs

05/19/09

Shelters, Temporary

Policies to Mitigate Spread of Novel Influenza A (H1N1) Virus Infections in Temporary Emergency Shelters (PDF)

Health Providers, LHDs

01/20/10

Surge Tents

CDPH Guidance: Approval for Health Care Facility Use of Surge Tents (PDF)

Health Care Facilities

08/26/09

Surveillance

Enhanced Surveillance for Pandemic (H1N1) 2009 Virus (PDF)

LHDs

01/25/10

Surveillance
Vaccine Adverse Events

CDPH Guidance: 2009 H1N1 and Seasonal Influenza - Guidance for Reporting of Cases, Vaccine Adverse Events, and Outbreaks in the 2009-2010 Flu Season (PDF)

LHDs

10/14/09

Surveillance, Influenza Reporting Clarification

CDPH Health Alert Update - Clarifications on Influenza Reporting (PDF)

LHDs

10/15/09

Vaccine

H1N1 Vaccine and Thimerosal Exemption – For Interested Parties (PDF)

Public

10/15/09

Vaccine

H1N1 Vaccine and Thimerosal Exemption – Physician Notification (PDF)

Health Providers

09/10/09

Vaccine

Mass Vaccination Guidance for 2009 H1N1 Influenza Vaccine (PDF)

LHDs, Health Providers

10/01/09

Vaccine Requirements, General Acute Care Hospitals

AFL-09-29 H1N1 Influenza Vaccination Requirements

Health Care Personnel

10/01/09

Vaccine Requirements, Nursing Facilities, Skilled Nursing Facilities, Intermediate Care Facilities

AFL-09-32 H1N1 Influenza Vaccination Requirements

Health Care Personnel

   

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