April 2003

Information Bulletin 03-8
All Providers

Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (SARS)

Purpose:

To provide web-linked resources and information to health care providers regarding SARS. This health alert contains information related to Infection Control Precautions for Suspect SARS Patients in Outpatient Healthcare Facilities.


On April 4, 2003, the Public Health Training Network will present a satellite broadcast and webcast, Preventing the Spread of SARS. View information about this training.

You may go to the CDC web site for information regarding CDC recommendations for health care workers.

The following three documents with SARS information can be downloaded and shared:

If you have any questions regarding this Information Bulletin, please contact in writing:

Minnesota Department of Health
Compliance Monitoring Division
Licensing and Certification Program
85 East Seventh Place, Suite 300
PO Box 64900
St. Paul, MN 55164-0900
Telephone: (651) 201-4101

Updated Tuesday, November 16, 2010 at 12:25PM