Disease Data

April 2024 Disease Bulletin

Disease20202021202220232024
2019-nCoV1674028605195792571299
Aseptic meningitis3155
Botulism, foodborne2
Botulism, infant
Botulism, wound1
Campylobacteriosis3030323611
Chlamydia557542560557179
Cryptosporidiosis711014
Elevated Blood Lead5566927928
Giardiasis58912
Gonorrhea8311113710822
Group A Strep, invasive1477148
Haemophilus influenzae, invasive26761
Hepatitis A133
Hepatitis B6914451
Hepatitis C27723316614149
HIV781051
Influenza2174191416
Legionellosis1244
Lyme disease1365
Malaria1
Mpox (Monkeypox)1
Mumps11
Neisseria meningitidis, invasive (Mening. disease)1
Noroviruses12253
Pertussis1713521
Respiratory syncytial virus (RSV)171384362184128
S. aureus, coag+, meth- or oxi- resistant (MRSA)1126223213
Salmonellosis (excl S. Typhi and S. Paratyphi)251816495
Shiga toxin-producing Escherichia coli (STEC)1151041
Shigellosis12283
Spotted Fever Rickettsiosis2133
Streptococcal toxic-shock syndrome1
Streptococcus pneumoniae, invasive disease (IPD)7129
Syphilis, non-congenital203056498
Tuberculosis1142
Yersinosis126
Zika virus disease, non-congenital1

Influenza have started to decrease in Idaho – It is still best to wash your hands frequently, practice safe coughing and sneezing etiquette, and stay home when you are sick.

Pertussis (Whooping Cough) is on the rise in Idaho – In its early stages, whooping cough appears to be nothing more than the common cold, therefore vigilance is important. Prevention includes vaccination, practicing safe coughing and sneezing etiquette, washing your hands often, and staying home when you are sick. More information can be found on the CDC website for Pertussis.

It’s tick season – Northern Idaho is home to a variety of ticks, which can carry and transmit diseases. For more information about ticks, including images for identification and tips for preventing and getting rid of ticks, please see this guide from the University of Idaho.

PHD Flu Activity Level

Low – Level 1

Updated: May 15, 2024

Resources

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Please contact us if you have any additional questions.

Panhandle Health District provides over 40 different public health programs to families, individuals and organizations in northern Idaho. From food and drinking water safety to health education and disease control, public health services are critical to ensure our community is a safe and healthy place to live, work and play.

The PHD team is made up of nurses, nutritionists, environmental health specialists, health educators and many other dedicated professionals with a common goal to deliver vital public health services.

Panhandle Health District is one of seven health districts in the state of Idaho.