CURRENT HEALTH ISSUES
MRSA Resources for Schools
Click here for fact sheets in pdf format, both English and Spanish, on staph and MRSA (Methicillin- resistant Staphylococcus aureus). You can also access community- associated MRSA information from the Centers for Disease Control. This includes prevention and control measures, a podcast released on 10/23/2007 and educational materials.
Pandemic Flu Resources for Schools
Click here to access multiple flu and pandemic flu resources in pdf format. Resources include fact sheets for teachers, students and parents, as well as North Carolina specific plans for pandemic flu response. You can also access US Health and Human Services avian and pandemic flu information and US Department of Defense pandemic flu resources in both English and Spanish.