Govt. Liberia
Government based in Liberia

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18 Jun 2018 description

Keynotes and Events of Public Health Significance

  • A total of 132 suspected cases of immediately reportable disease and events including 24 deaths were reported 98% and 98% respectively

  • Completeness and timeliness of health facility reports were

  • Ongoing Lassa fever outbreak in three counties

  • Ongoing measles outbreak in five counties

11 Jun 2018 description

Keynotes and Events of Public Health Significance

  • A total of 174 suspected cases of immediately reportable diseases and events including 23 deaths were reported

  • Completeness and timeliness of health facility reports were 98% and 98% respectively

  • Four confirmed Lassa fever cases from Bong, Grand Bassa and Nimba Counties

  • Ongoing Lassa Fever outbreak in three counties (Bong, Nimba and Grand Bassa)

  • Three confirmed cases of rabies in animals (2 dogs and 1 cat) from Montserrado county

07 Jun 2018 description

Monrovia, 31 May 2018: The National Infection Prevention and Control (IPC) Program at the Ministry of Health (MoH) with support from the World Health Organization (WHO) convened a one day workshop in Monrovia to validate Liberia’s National IPC guidelines. Infection prevention and control is an approach designed to prevent harm caused by infection to patients and health workers.

26 May 2018 description

Keynotes and Events of Public Health Significance

  • A total of 128 suspected cases of immediately reportable diseases and events including 15 deaths were reported

  • Completeness and timeliness of health facility reports were 98% and 98% respectively

  • One confirmed Lassa fever from Nimba County

  • Ongoing outbreaks for Lassa fever and measles

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