Exposure Notices for Schools and Child Care

The County of Santa Clara Public Health Department provides exposure notices for schools and child care centers for certain communicable diseases.

Contact the County of Santa Clara Public Health Department for the following diseases:

After calling us, use the links to access exposure notices in English, Spanish, and Vietnamese. Click on each disease name to get more information about the disease.

E. coli O157:H7/Shiga toxin-producing E. coli (English / Spanish / Vietnamese)
Hepatitis A​
Meningococcal disease
Salmonella (English / Spanish / Vietnamese)
Shigella (English / Spanish / Vietnamese)
Typhoid/Paratyphoid Fever (English / Spanish / Vietnamese)​
Vomiting/Diarrhea​ (more than usual number of cases) (English / Spanish / Vietnamese)

**Also call if you suspect an outbreak of any disease.**

You do not need to call the Public Health Department about the following diseases:

Amebiasis (English / Spanish / Vietnamese)
Bedbugs (No exposure notice needed)
Campylobacter (English Spanish / Vietnamese)
Chickenpox (English / Spanish / Vietnamese)
​Clostridioides difficile​ (C. diff) (No exposure notice needed)
Fifth Disease (Erythema infectiosum)(English / Spanish / Vietnamese)
Flu (No exposure notice needed)
Giardia (English / Spanish / Vietnamese)
Hand, Foot, and Mouth Disease (English / Spanish / Vietnamese)
Head Lice (English / Spanish Vietnamese)
Impetigo (English / Spanish / Vietnamese)
Meningitis (other than meningococcal disease) (No exposure notice needed)
MRSA (Methicillin Resistant Staphylococcus aureus) (No exposure notice needed)
Pink Eye (Conjunctivitis) (English / Spanish / Vietnamese)
Pinworm (English / Spanish Vietnamese
Ringworm (English / Spanish / Vietnamese
Roseola (Sixth disease) (English / Spanish / Vietnamese
Scabies (English / Spanish / Vietnamese)
Shingles (No exposure notice needed)
Strep Throat/Scarlet Fever​ (English / Spanish / Vietnamese

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