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Pertussis Outbreak Recommendations

The following outbreak recommendations and documents were developed in collaboration with representatives from the Utah Department of Health and Utah's Local Health Departments to provide statewide consistency in situations involving pertussis outbreaks. The purpose of these guidelines is to provide effective management tools for pertussis outbreak situations.

Utah Pertussis Recommendations

Attachment B

Attachment C- School Coordination Letter

Attachment D - Exclusion Notification Letter

Attachment E- Letter to Healthcare Providers


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