Measles Information For Health Professionals - Minnesota Dept. of Health

Measles Information For Health Professionals

Measles Outbreak Vaccination Guidance
Updated 4/21/17

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On this page:
Lab testing
Reporting

Tools and resources
Clinical features and epidemiology
Vaccine information
ACIP recommendations and MMWR reports

Lab testing

  • Clinical Testing and Submission Form
    Include this form with each specimen when submitting for testing. Fill out the form as completely as possible and indicate which test is requested.

Reporting

  • Reporting Measles
    All cases of measles must be reported to the Minnesota Department of Health. Find out what needs to be reported, who needs to report diseases, which forms to use and where to find out more about the disease.

Tools and resources

Clinical features and epidemiology

  • Images of Diseases: Measles
    The CDC offers photos of the disease and people affected by the disease. Warning: graphic medical images.

Vaccine information

  • Measles Vaccination Recommendations
    Information for health care professionals on measles vaccination recommendations, including effecitveness, contraindications and precautions.

ACIP recommendations and MMWR reports

Updated Friday, April 21, 2017 at 03:48PM