August 6, 2012
As of July 14, 2012, there were 3,014 reported cases throughout the State compared to 219 reported in the same period last year. More information about our Pertussis epidemic for you and your patients can be found on the Pertussis Epidemic Website. Materials like posters and parent fact sheets about the disease are available in different languages, and many can be ordered for free.
If you have questions, please call your local health agency or contact the Office of Immunization and Child Profile at OICP@doh.wa.gov or 360-236-3595.