Hepatitis A Outbreak

Apr 01, 2019

Multiple states across the country have reported outbreaks of hepatitis A, primarily among people who use drugs and people experiencing homelessness. Since the hepatitis A outbreaks were first identified in 2016, more than 15,000 cases, 8,500 (57%) hospitalizations, and 140 deaths as a result of hepatitis A virus (HAV) infection have been reported.  

Summit County Public Health - Hepatitis A Update, April 10, 2019

CDC Health Update - Hepatitis A, March 25, 2019

Hepatitis A Infographic

Hepatitis A General Fact Sheet

Hepatitis A Quick Guide