Infection Prevention & Clinical Epidemiology
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Welcome to the Infection Prevention-Clinical Epidemiology Unit

The Infection Prevention-Clinical Epidemiology Unit focuses its services on both the inpatient and ambulatory care settings.

Our Goals:

  • Surveillance & Monitoring
  • Prevention & Outbreak Investigations
  • Consultation
  • Education & Focused Studies
  • Coordination

 New Updates 

Construction: Patient & Activity Matrix

Construction: Infection Control Risk Assessment (ICRA)

 Influenza Updates  

Influenza Bulletin No.49 Here

As part of UC San Diego Health ongoing commitment to provide the latest information to physicians and staff, the Epidemiology Bulletin about influenza will be provided on a frequent basis.

Influenza activity at UC San Diego Health had 43 new cases of influenza that were diagnosed in this past week, the previous week No cases.

Current Influenza Watch update for San Diego County

ILI (Influenza Like Illness) is defined as temperature >100.4 AND one or more of the following: cough, sore throat, muscle aches. Click here: What We All Need To Do

  • Vaccinate
  • Cover your coughs and sneezes
  • Wash those hands

    The place to cough and sneeze is in your sleeve.

    Video: "Why Don't We Do It In Our Sleeves?"

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