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First Human Cases of West Nile Virus Reported in Los Angeles County for 2022

First Human Cases of West Nile Virus Reported in Los Angeles County for 2022 600 117 COUNTY OF LOS ANGELES

The Los Angeles County Department of Public Health (Public Health) has confirmed the first cases of human West Nile virus (WNV) infection in Los Angeles County for the 2022 season (excluding Long Beach and Pasadena as cases identified in those cities are reported by their local health departments).

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With $243 Million in New State Funding for Homekey 2.0, LA County Moves to Convert More Hotels into Housing

With $243 Million in New State Funding for Homekey 2.0, LA County Moves to Convert More Hotels into Housing 601 201 COUNTY OF LOS ANGELES

Building on the success of Project Homekey 1.0, Los Angeles County has secured $243 million in state funding for Homekey 2.0 which it will use to convert 14 hotels and multi-family apartments into interim or permanent housing for people experiencing or at risk of homelessness.

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Public Health Notice on Posting of Personal Information in Mobile Food Facility Inspection Reports

Public Health Notice on Posting of Personal Information in Mobile Food Facility Inspection Reports 600 117 COUNTY OF LOS ANGELES

The Los Angeles County Department of Public Health (Public Health) Environmental Health Division is providing notice that that Mobile Food Facility Official Inspection Reports containing personal information of approximately 806 Mobile Food Facility Persons-In-Charge and Permittees were posted on Environmental Health Division’s website. 

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Public Health Expands Monkeypox Vaccine Eligibility to Additional Groups

Public Health Expands Monkeypox Vaccine Eligibility to Additional Groups 600 117 COUNTY OF LOS ANGELES

The Los Angeles County Department of Public Health (Public Health) is expanding the criteria to include additional residents at high risk of exposure to monkeypox.

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Although Monkeypox Vaccine Supply Remains Low, Public Health to Begin Administering Second Doses

Although Monkeypox Vaccine Supply Remains Low, Public Health to Begin Administering Second Doses 600 117 COUNTY OF LOS ANGELES

On August 9, 2022, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) issued an Emergency Use Authorization (EUA) to allow the JYNNEOS vaccine to be given between layers of the skin (intradermally) for people 18 years of age and older at high risk for monkeypox infection.

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