In January 2018, CDC collaborated with HCHD
to standardize the collection, analysis, and interpretation of water quality data from wells, boreholes, and municipal taps.
Of the 68 patients, 26 fulfilled study inclusion criteria for HCHD
group and 42 fulfilled study inclusion criteria for ECHD group.
will receive 30% of revenues from the housing units while SODIC will receive 70%.
In addition, HCHD
partners with several other Houston area community treatment centers, where 90% of all patient encounters take place.
We also teamed with HCHD
social work services, which already had social workers at each community center and in several other area programs.
reported 860 cases with illness onset from October 6, 2016, through March 8, 2017, including 780 suspected cases, 80 confirmed cases, and four deaths (case fatality rate = 0.5%) (Figure).
On March 30, 2011, a local elementary school in Hillsborough County reported a cluster of rash illnesses to HCHD
. Among the initial four cases of rash, one child received a diagnosis of molluscum contagiosum, one of viral rash, and two siblings received a diagnosis of varicella.
A medical facility was set up initially to provide emergency care to evacuees and subsequently to serve as a comprehensive outpatient clinic staffed largely by personnel from the Harris County Hospital District (HCHD
), Baylor College of Medicine (BCM), and Texas Children's Hospital (TCH).