A contagious disease emergency could affect many people. It could cause mild illness, hospitalization, or death in rare cases. In the event of an infectious disease emergency, the County of Fresno, Department of Public Health will provide up-to-date information and instructions to the public through media and public outreach sources.
To find out how to prepare yourself and your family for a contagious disease emergency, visit the County of Fresno, Department of Public Health's Communicable Disease Control and Prevention site.
This site also provides information on what the County of Fresno, is doing to prepare for an avian or pandemic flu emergency, including mass distribution of medications or vaccines.