Media Information

Press Releases

  • Health District identifies source cases for hepatitis C outbreak (2008)
  • Health District concludes Desert Shadow Endoscopy Center investigation, announces implementation of a Hepatitis C Exposure Registry (2008)
  • Health District identifies 77 potential clinic-associated infections (2008)
  • Southern Nevada Health District advises of an eighth acute hepatitis C case (2008)
  • Southern Nevada Health District to hold community event about hepatitis C on Saturday, April 19, 2008 (2008)
  • Health District reports increase in positive lab results of hepatitis C (2008)
  • Health District advises of a seventh acute hepatitis C case (2008)
  • Nevada Health Centers – Offers Free Testing (2008)
  • Health District website updated regarding hepatitis C investigation (2008)
  • UMC – Public Agencies Working Together (2008)
  • UMC Steps Up for the Community (2008)
  • Health District reiterates exposure information (2008)
  • Health District notifies patients of potential exposure to hepatitis C urges testing for approximately 40,000 patients (2008)
  • Southern Nevada Health District to issue patient notifications (2008)

Graphics – Unsafe Injection Practices and Disease Transmission

Videos

  • Brian Labus – Senior epidemiologist (unavailable)
  • Clinic Update (unavailable)
  • Dr. Evelyn McKnight – Founder of HONOReform (unavailable)
  • Dr. Gary Marrone – Boyd School of Law, UNLV (unavailable)
  • Dr. Lawrence Sands – Chief Health Officer (unavailable)
  • Dr. Robert Gish – Hepatologist (unavailable)
  • Dr. Thomas McKnight – Family physician and HONOReform Founder (unavailable)
  • Health Alert (unavailable)
  • Hepatitis C Exposure at Medical Clinic (English) (unavailable)
  • Hepatitis C Exposure at Medical Clinic (Spanish) (unavailable)
  • Hepatitis C Investigation (unavailable)
  • Kathy Risdon – Bridge Counseling (unavailable)
  • Message from Lawrence Sands, Chief Health Officer (unavailable)
  • Public Health System (unavailable)
  • Public Trust in Medical Professionals (unavailable)

Audio – Extract from Exposure at Medical Clinic Video

  • English (unavailable)
  • Spanish (unavailable)

Contact Information

Phone:
(702) 759-1000

 

Updated on:  June 3, 2019

2019-06-03T10:20:31-07:00