'The severity of illness people are experiencing is alarming and we must get the word out that using e-cigarettes and vaping can be dangerous,' said Dr Ngozi Ezike, the IDPH
Ngozi Ezike, director of the IDPH
said in a statement Friday.
Additionally, on June 29, 132 Iowa Hy-Vee pharmacies partnered with IDPH
to dispense 244 Narcan kits free of charge on the state's Narcan Access Day.
Director Nirav Shah said in the press release the health department expected a rise in WNV infection among the human population as summer progresses.
The Iowa Department of Public Health (IDPH
) and University of San Francisco Dental School have protocols that may be adapted by dental practices or public health entities that are based on their patient population and manufacturer's instructions.
On May 1, 2015, a seventh suspected mumps case was confirmed by a positive real-time reverse transcription-polymerase chain reaction (rRT-PCR) test of a buccal swab conducted at the IDPH
In November 2013, IDPH
launched a public health informatics tool called the XDRO registry (http://www.
While working at IDPH
, I had the opportunity to teach environmental and occupational health each spring semester for 17 years.
“It is vitally important to demonstrate to the IDPH
that we are going above and beyond their mandates to address their concerns and proactively implement changes that are in the best interest of Antioch community residents,” said DeKind.
Arnold said IDPH
has not mandated either the language to be included in any instrument or the usage of any particular form.
The task force consisted of representatives from the IDPH
, the ATSDR, the U.S.