Ebola Information for Medical Providers

Published on . Last modified on August 12, 2016

As new information becomes available, these recommendations will be re-evaluated and updated as needed.

Please remember that California law (Title 17) requires that all medical providers immediately report suspected viral hemorrhagic fever cases to the local health department:

              Monday through Friday, 08:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., call 831-755-4521.

              Outside of normal business hours call 831-755-5100 and ask for the Hazardous Materials Team.

Members of the public who wish to report a public health emergency or health risk outside of normal business hours should call 9-1-1.  Members of the public with a medical emergency should always call 9-1-1 first. 

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