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Welcome to the Official Guam Department of Public Health & Social Services Web Site

Acting DPHSS Director

Hafa Adai and welcome to Department of Public Health and Social Services web site! I am happy to continue this effort in presenting this web site as a medium to providing the public with information.

If you should have any inquiries, feel free to make contact with the appropriate program staff member.

Un dangkulo na Si Yu'os Ma'ase
(Thank you very much).

PHIC Release No. 09-003: DPHSS Continue Surveillance of H1N1 Flu, May 11, 2009
PHICC Release No. 09-001: Guam Responds to H1N1 Influenza A, May 10, 2009
Novel Influenza A (H1N1) Virus Infections -- Worldwide, May 6, 2009 Wash your hands with soap and clean running water. Visit for more information.
Joint Release No. 09-004: H1N1 Flu Guidance Available To Clinicians
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Clinical Guidance for Treating and Preventing Swine Influenza A (as of 05-05-09) (File size 145KB)
Lab Guidelines for Specimen Requirements (File size: 135KB)
Joint Release No. 09-003: Guam remains in the clear as the number of confirmed Swine Origin H1N1 Flu cases in the United States and internationally slowly increase.
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May 01, 2009: Letter to Parents (File size: 230KB)
The Flu: A Guide for Parents (File size: 98KB)
Public Health Advisory: Risk of Swine Flu Associated with Travel to Affected Areas (File size: 50KB)
Joint Release No. 1: Department of Public Health and Social Services and Guam Homeland Security for Unified Command. Read full notice... (File size: 14KB)
Memorandum: Partial-activation of State of Emergency Operations Center
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Swine Flu affects the U.S. and Mexico (File size: 64KB)
Guidance: Last Updated 05-11-09
Flu Guidance: Information you should know about the H1N1 Flu

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Local Resources:
Guam's General Disaster Preparedness Plan
Guam Memorial Hospital's Pandemic Flu Plan (Revision 6, March 2009)
Web Resources:
Fri, 01 May 09
CDC H1N1 Flu: What's New on the Swine Flu Site
Fri, 01 May 09
UPDATED H1N1 Virus Biosafety Guidelines for Laboratory Workers
Fri, 01 May 09
UPDATED Interim Guidance: Pregnant Women and H1N1 (Swine Influenza): Considerations for Clinicians
Thu, 30 Apr 09
Updated Travel Health Warning: H1N1 Flu (Swine Flu) and Severe Cases of Respiratory Illness in Mexico -- Avoid Nonessential Travel to Mexico
Thu, 30 Apr 09
MMWR: Swine-Origin Influenza A (H1N1) Virus Infections in a School --- New York City, April 2009
Thu, 30 Apr 09
Interim Guidance for Clinicians & Public Health Professionals
Thu, 30 Apr 09
Interim Guidance on Specimen Collection and Processing for Patients with Suspected Swine Influenza A (H1N1) Virus Infection
Thu, 30 Apr 09
Interim Guidance—HIV-Infected Adults and Adolescents: Considerations for Clinicians Regarding Swine-Origin Influenza A (H1N1) Virus
Thu, 30 Apr 09
H1N1 Flu (Swine Flu)
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