Measles


Measles Case Confirmed In The Lower Mainland

Surrey – A new case of measles infection has been confirmed in the Lower Mainland. Fraser Health and Vancouver Coastal Health Authorities have determined the infection was acquired by a Burnaby resident who travelled abroad to the Philippines. Public Health…



Month Two: Update On Measles Immunization Catch-Up Program – Big Increase From April to May

Victoria – The BC Minister of Health, Adrian Dix, has provided the latest update on the measles immunization catch-up program. The Measles Immunization Catch-Up Program’s June 2019 report can be accessed online: https://www2.gov.bc.ca/gov/content/health/about-bc-s-health-care-system/office-of-the-provincial-health-officer/current-health-topics Launched in April 2019, the catch-up program’s goal…





New Case Of Measles Identified In Lower Mainland

Surrey/Vancouver/Fraser Valley – A case of measles infection has been identified in the Lower Mainland. Fraser Health and Vancouver Coastal Health have determined that the infection was acquired abroad. The individual used public transportation while they were infectious. Public Health…