West Virginia Bureau for Public Health

Division of Surveillance & Disease Control

350 Capitol Street, Room 125, Charleston, WV 25301
304.558.5358 800.423.1271

Influenza

 Reporting Guidelines

  • Influenza-like Illness: 
    Within 1 week to local health department (Numerical totals only) 
  • Influenza-associated pediatric mortality:
    (age <18 years): Within 1 week to local health department
  • Positive laboratory results for influenza: 
    by type and subtype, as available (RT-PCR, immunoflourescence, or culture only) in aggregate weekly to IDE via fax (304)-558-8736  
  • Hospitalizations and deaths: 
    aggregate weekly by age group from acute care and critical access hospitals, weekly to IDE via fax (304) 558-8736
  • Outbreaks:
    Immediately to local health departments

 Protocol

 
Case Definition

 

 Required Forms

 Required Forms - Avian Influenza

General Information 

Information for Providers

Outbreak Toolkit for Healthy Populations 

Nursing Home Outbreak Toolkit

 

Influenza Sentinel Provider Resources

 
Influenza Surveillance Data

 
Other Links

 

 

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