NEWS & ANNOUNCEMENTS

Provider Alert- SARS-COV-2 Updated Reporting Guidelines  April 13, 2021
This document includes updated information on the requirement for reporting negative results for SARS-CoV-2 antigen tests.


Provider Alert- STD Awareness Week  April 12, 2021
Each year in April the Santa Barbara County Public Health Department recognizes Sexual Transmitted Diseases (STD) Awareness Week as an opportunity to raise awareness about local trends in STD infections and to elicit the support of our medical partners with public health prevention efforts.  This year's theme for STD Awareness Week is "Talk.Test.Treat".    


Health Matters Newsletter- April 2021
This edition focuses on the following emerging public health issues:
•  National Nutrition Month and encouraging a healthy eating plan
•  Child Abuse Prevention Month and building awareness about the dangers of toxic stress
•  Smoking and COVID-19
•  Save the Date for the 'Bridges to Resilience Conference' on June 9, 2021