Acute respiratory illness (ARI) is defined as illness characterized by any two (2) of the following:
*Fever may be difficult to determine among elderly residents. Therefore, the definition of fever used for ARI is defined as temperature two degrees (2 F) above the established baseline for that resident.
A respiratory disease outbreak in a LTCF is defined by DPH as three or more residents and/or staff from the same unit with illness onsets within 72 hours of each other and who have:
Walk-in Clinic Nurse Services are available:
Mon., Wed., Thurs., & Fri. (8 AM – 4 PM)
Tuesdays (10:30 AM – 6:15 PM)
The Nurse Call Center is available by phone:
Mon., Wed., Thurs., & Fri. (8 AM – 4:30 PM)
Tuesdays (10:30 AM – 6:30 PM)
WIC Walk-in Benefit Pick up is available:
Mondays (8:15 AM – 4 PM)
Tuesdays (3 – 6:30 PM)
Fridays (8:30 – 11:30 AM)
If you are experiencing a medical emergency, please contact a medical professional or call 911.
The Public Health Division will be closed to the public for 2019 holiday observances on the following dates: