26Nov 20

Health alert – Health warning on mosquitoes and Ross River virus

      Health warning on mosquitoes and Ross River virus Status: Active Date issued: 26 November 2020 Issued by: Dr Annaliese van Diemen, Deputy Chief Health Officer (Communicable Disease) Issued to: Health professionals and the Victorian community Key messages Residents and visitors to Victoria are…

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26Nov 20

Health alert – Warning on increase in gastro outbreaks in childcare

Warning on increase in gastro outbreaks in childcare Status: Active Date issued: 26 November 2020 Issued by: Dr Annaliese van Diemen, Deputy Chief Health Officer (Communicable Disease), Victoria Issued to: The Victorian community and health professionals   Key messages Parents and carers are urged to keep…

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05Nov 20

Health warning to gardeners using potting mix

    Status: Active Date issued: 5 November 2020 Issued by: Dr Annaliese van Diemen, Deputy Chief Health Officer (Communicable Disease) Issued to: Victorian consumers and health professionals Key messages 26 cases of Legionella longbeachae have been confirmed in Victoria this year, a bacteria commonly…

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