Medical Advisories

May 14, 2020
Update #12 – Coronovirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)

May 1, 2020
Update #11- Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)

April 15, 2020
Update #10-Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)

April 8, 2020
Update #9-Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19)

April 1, 2020
Update #8-Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19)

March 25, 2020
Update #7-Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19)

March 18, 2020
Update #6-Coronavirus Deisease 2019 (COVID-19)

March 11, 2020
Update #5-Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)

March 4, 2020
Update #4-Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)

February 26, 2020
Update on Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)

February 14, 2020
Coronavirus Disease-19 Identified in Tourist After Return to Japan

February 13, 2020
Mumps Case on Big Island

February 3, 2020
Update and Guidance on Outbreak of 2019 Novel Coronavirus (2019-nCoV)
[Flowchart to Identify and Assess 2019 Novel Coronavirus]

January 29, 2020
Measles Identified in International Visitor

January 21, 2020
Update and Interim Guidance on Outbreak of 2019 Novel Coronavirus (2019-NCoV) in Wuhan, China  *updated 01-23-2020

November 14, 2019
Measles Infection in Recent Visitor to Oahu

November 13, 2019
Additional Cases of Vaping Associated Lung Injury and Diagnostic Algorithm

September 11, 2019
Probable Vaping-Associated Severe Respiratory Illness Case

August 27, 2019
New Immunization Rules Align with National Immunization Recommendations

May 15, 2019
Measles Situational Awareness and Vaccination Recommendations

May 2, 2019
Pertussis Cluster on the Island of Maui

February 11, 2019
Suspect Mumps Case in Visitor to Kauai

January 16, 2019
Measles Among Visitors on the Island of Hawaii

November 26, 2018
Clusters of Shigella Sonnei

June 20, 2018
Recently Reported Persons with Legionnaires’ Disease

May 15, 2018
Mumps Outbreak Update – Ongoing Activity on Oahu and New Case on Maui

March 14, 2018
Update to Mandated Tuberculosis Disease Reporting and Clearance

January 8, 2018
Norovirus Cluster Associated With Exposure On Oahu

January 5, 2018
Hepatitis A Cases on Kauai With Likely Links to California Outbreak

November 13, 2017
Continuing Mumps Outbreak and Outbreak MMR Dose Recommendation

September 21, 2017
Mumps Outbreak Vaccination Dose Recommendation

June 19, 2017
Zika Testing Of Pregnant Women

June 1, 2017
Mumps Update – Vaccination Recommendations

May 15, 2017
Mumps Update – Oahu & Kauai

April 28, 2017
Two Separate, Concurrent Mumps Clusters On Oahu

April 3, 2017
Evaluating Tuberculosis Contacts Exposed at Waipahu High School

March 21, 2017
Confirmed Mumps Cases

January 18, 2017
Risk of hepatitis A exposure through the Republic of the Marshall Islands

December 14, 2016
Potential for mumps introduction in Hawaii

October 17, 2016
Possible association of non-tuberculousmycobacteria infections with heater-cooler device used in open-chest cardiac surgery

August 2, 2016
Zika Update 2

July 14, 2016
Hepatitis A post-exposure prophylaxis

June 30, 2016
Hepatitis A cluster investigation on Oahu

June 7, 2016
Testing for Zika virus

April 27, 2016
Clinician guidance on testing for Zika virus and patient care and counseling

February 17, 2016
Clinical updates on Zika virus

January 15, 2016
Congenital Zika virus infection confirmed in neonate with microcephaly

January 13, 2016
Update on dengue outbreak: Critical need for providers statewide to report suspect cases

November 5, 2015
2015 Big Island dengue outbreak: Providers across state should be vigilant for suspect dengue infection

October 29, 2015
Locally-acquired dengue infection identified on Hawaii Island

October 23, 2014
Guidance for primary care and urgent care providers regarding patients possibly infected with Ebola virus disease

October 20, 2014
Separate confirmed measles cases on Maui and Kauai with potential healthcare-related and community contacts

October 3, 2014
Evaluation of patients for potential infection with Ebola virus disease