Clark County Confirms 14 Cases Of Measles. News – OPB N ews
By Anne Rowe for DPS board, February 5, 2019
Clark County, Washington health authorities confirmed Wednesday that they have diagnosed 14 cases of measles, and three thought cases, so far this year.
All of the measles break outs have actually been among children.
The county released a long list of possible direct exposure websites on its website — including medical clinics, churches and primary schools in Vancouver. Health authorities state individuals may have likewise been exposed at the Portland International Airport and the close-by IKEA store.
Clark County states it is requiring students and staff who do not have proof of measles resistance to stay out of schools and child care settings.
Anyone who believes they have symptoms of the measles need to contact their health care service provider or county health department.
The county developed a hotline related to the outbreak.
“Anyone who has concerns about public direct exposures must contact the call center, 360-397-8021. The call center hours are 9 am to 5 pm daily, including weekends,” the county composed in a statement.
Full list of locations and times of potential exposure:
Magnolia Household Clinic, 2207 NE B roadway, Suite 200, Portland from 11:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 8.
The Vancouver Clinic, 700 NE 87 th Ave., Vancouver
- 3:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. Friday, Jan. 11.
- 10:45 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Saturday Jan. 12.
- 4:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 13.
- 9:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Monday, Jan. 14.
Kaiser Waterfall Park, 12607 SE M ill Plain Blvd., Vancouver from 1 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 12.
Randall Children’s Medical facility at Tradition Emanuel Emergency Situation Department, 2801 N G antenbein Ave., Portland from 11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 12.
PeaceHealth Southwest Medical Center Emergency Situation Department, 400 NE M other Joseph Pl., Vancouver
- 10 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 12 to 4 a.m. Sunday, Jan. 13.
- 12:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 13.
Legacy Salmon Creek Medical Center Emergency Department, 2211 NE 139 th St., Vancouver
- 8:30 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 12 to 1 a.m. Sunday, Jan. 13.
- 5:45 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 13 and 12:30 a.m. Monday, Jan. 14.
Cornerstone Christian Academy, 10818 NE 117 th Ave., Vancouver on Friday, Jan. 4
Vancouver House Connection, 301 S. Lieser Road, Vancouver on Monday, Jan. 7; Tuesday, Jan. 8; and Friday, Jan. 11.
Hearthwood Primary School, 801 NE H earthwood Blvd., Vancouver on Monday, Jan. 7; Tuesday, Jan. 8; and Wednesday, Jan. 9.
Image Primary School, 4400 NE 122 nd Ave., Vancouver on Tuesday, Jan. 8 and Wednesday, Jan. 9.
Eisenhower Primary School, 9201 NW N inth Ave., Vancouver on Tuesday, Jan. 8 and Wednesday, Jan. 9.