Board Forum starts at 6:30pm and with the Board Meeting starting promptly at 7:00pm.
Macomb County, as well as other southeast Michigan communities, are experiencing an outbreak of hepatitis A infections. Since August 2016, over 200 hepatitis A cases have been reported in the county, and nearly 700 cases in southeast Michigan (as of January 31, 2018). Macomb County typically sees about six cases a year.
A common source of the outbreak has not been identified. The Health Department is working with many community partners to combat the spread of the virus. Please review the information below to see how everyone can help take small actions that will help control the spread of hepatitis A infection.