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Increased Incidence of Measles in United States, Recommendations for Health Care Providers

Summary The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) released a Health Advisory on March 18, 2024, to call attention to an increase in measles incidence in the United States...

  • Measles
Download TB-Measles-04-30-24

Sickle Cell Disease (SCD) Reporting Form

Pursuant to NRS 439.4976, establishment of a system of reporting information on lupus and its variants. The State of Nevada has established a system of reporting for lupus and its...

  • Sickle Cell Disease
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Lupus Reporting Form

Pursuant to NRS 439.4976, establishment of a system of reporting information on lupus and its variants. The State of Nevada has established a system of reporting for lupus and its...

  • Lupus
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Latent Tuberculosis Infection Reporting Requirements and Updates to NAC441A

Background On Dec. 10, 2023, the Nevada Legislative Commission approved amendments to Nevada Administrative Code (NAC) 441A that included new reporting requirements for the condition Latent Tuberculosis Infection (LTBI). Amendments...

  • Tuberculosis
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Syphilis in Nevada and Updates to Nevada Administrative Code 441A

Background On Dec. 10, 2023, the Nevada Legislative Commission approved amendments to Nevada Administrative Code (NAC) 441A that updated syphilis testing, treatment and reporting guidelines for pregnant people to align...

  • Syphilis
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STI Awareness Week 2024

More than 2.5 million cases of chlamydia, gonorrhea, and syphilis were reported in 2022. CDC released the 2022 Sexually Transmitted Disease Surveillance report that provides the most current and complete data for...

  • STI

Nevada 2023 Tuberculosis (TB) Fast Facts

The purpose of the Nevada 2023 Tuberculosis Disease (TB) Fast Facts report is to provide an analysis on all TB cases reported in 2023 in Nevada. This annual publication is...

  • Tuberculosis
Download OSE NV_TB Fast Facts 2023_updated3.15.24

Establishment of Central Nevada Health District and Communicable Disease Reporting

Summary The creation of the Central Nevada Health District (CNHD) is the result of four counties (Churchill, Mineral, Pershing and Eureka) and the City of Fallon seeking to provide local...

  • CNHD
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Electronic Reporting and Medical Facility Record Reporting

Background On Dec. 10, 2023, the Nevada Legislative Commission approved amendments to Nevada Administrative Code (NAC) 441A which updated the manner in which reports are received by health authorities and...

  • Electronic Reporting
Download TB-E-Report-03-07-2024

CDC Updated Respiratory Virus Guidance (including COVID-19)

Background1 On March 1, 2024, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) published updated guidance for respiratory virus illnesses, which includes COVID-19, influenza and RSV, among other common viral...

  • Covid-19
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Laboratory Reporting Negative HIV and HEP C Tests

Summary On Dec. 10, 2023, the Nevada Legislative Commission approved amendments to the Nevada Administrative Code (NAC) 441A that updated reporting requirements for both hepatitis C virus (HCV) and human...

  • HIV
Download TB-HIV-Hep-Reports-02-28-24

Updates to NAC 441A, Regarding Reportable Communicable Diseases in Nevada

Background On Dec. 10, 2023, the Nevada Legislative Commission approved amendments to Nevada Administrative Code (NAC) 441A that updated the conditions which are mandated to be reported in Nevada. These...

  • Reportable Communicable Diseases in Nevada
Download TB-Reportable-Conditions-02-26-2024