Outbreak – Hepatitis A

Updated information about the hepatitis A outbreak will be available soon.

For information and resources regarding Hepatitis A prevention, vaccinations, and other facts please visit the following pages:

Outbreak Infographic

Hepatitis A cases have been steadily increasing in Clark County. Between January 1 and June 30, 2019, there were 49 outbreak-associated cases of hepatitis A. In 2018 there were 39 cases, in 2017 there were 13 cases, and in 2016 there were 12 cases. Of the outbreak cases reported in 2019, 94 percent were injection and/or non-injection drug users and 80 percent were among those experiencing homelessness.

Contact Information

Phone:
(702) 759-1000

Updated on: July 16, 2019

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