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Willamette Valley Medical Center Oregon Confirmed Measles Case & Local Impact

Willamette Valley Medical Center has begun preparation of plans to proactively address the measles infection since its confirmed entry into the state of Oregon. The Oregon Health Authority has confirmed a case of measles in a resident of Multnomah County. No additional cases of measles have been identified in Oregon. Clark County Public Health in Vancouver has reported

Let’s Talk About Measles

On Friday, January 18, a public health emergency was declared in Clark County related to 19 confirmed measles cases in Washington State. Additionally, there are also five more suspected cases waiting on test results. Of the 19 confirmed cases, 16 had not been vaccinated and it is unclear if the other three had been. A