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NY: Measles exposure alert for NY/NJ; 296 confirmed cases in Rockland Co.- Health Emergency declared; 653 in Brooklyn/Queens; 57 cases in Orange Co NY.; cases in Erie Co. & Monroe Co. NY; Exposure alert Bergen Co NJ; 18 cases in Westchester Co. NY; 14 Sullivan Co. cases; 1 Greene and Suffolk Co. Case; 6 cases in Wyoming County

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  • Shiloh
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    Source: https://www1.nyc.gov/site/doh/health...s/measles.page
    Recent Outbreak in Brooklyn and Queens

    As of July 8, 2019, there have been 620 confirmed cases in NYC since September.
    Vaccination Requirement in Brooklyn

    On April 9, the Health Commissioner ordered every adult and child who lives, works or resides in the following ZIP codes and has not received the measles, mumps and rubella (MMR) vaccine to be vaccinated:
    • 11205
    • 11206
    • 11211
    • 11249
    On April 17, the Board of Health voted unanimously to adopt a resolution supporting the Commissioner's order and the vaccination requirement.
    As of July 8, 30,756 doses of the MMR vaccine have been administered to people who are under 19 years old in Williamsburg and Borough Park since October.
    People who demonstrate they are immune from measles or have a medical condition that prevents them from receiving the vaccine will not need to get vaccinated.
    If the Health Department identifies a person with measles or an unvaccinated child exposed to measles in one of the above ZIP codes, that individual or their parent or guardian could be fined $1,000.
    You can get vaccinated at a Federally Qualified Health Center near you, or at our immunization clinic in Fort Greene...

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  • Shiloh
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    Source: http://rocklandgov.com/departments/h...s-information/

    As of July 8, 2019, there are 278 confirmed reported cases of measles in Rockland County.
    Age groups for the confirmed measles cases in Rockland County as of July 8, 2019:
    • Less than 1 year old: 11.6%
    • 1-3 years: 27.2%
    • 4-6 years: 13.4%
    • 7-18 years: 27.2%
    • 19+ years: 21.4%
    Vaccination rates for confirmed measles cases in Rockland County as of July 8, 2019:
    • 79% have had 0 MMRs
    • 5.4% have had 1 MMR
    • 3.6% have had 2 MMRs
    • 12.7% have unknown status

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  • Shiloh
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    Source: https://www.health.ny.gov/publications/2170/
    Some areas of New York State are currently experiencing a measles outbreak, including the lower Hudson Valley and parts of New York City.
    Measles spreads easily and can be dangerous to anyone who is not vaccinated. If you have questions about measles or the measles vaccine, call the New York State Measles Hotline at 888-364-4837.

    As of July 5, 2019, there are 365 confirmed cases of measles in New York State outside of New York City (277 in Rockland County, 55 in Orange County, 18 in Westchester County, 13 in Sullivan County, 1 in Suffolk County and 1 in Greene County.)

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  • Shiloh
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    Source: https://www.health.ny.gov/publications/2170/
    Some areas of New York State are currently experiencing a measles outbreak, including the lower Hudson Valley and parts of New York City.
    Measles spreads easily and can be dangerous to anyone who is not vaccinated. If you have questions about measles or the measles vaccine, call the New York State Measles Hotline at 888-364-4837.

    As of July 2, 2019, there are 362 confirmed cases of measles in New York State outside of New York City (276 in Rockland County, 55 in Orange County, 18 in Westchester County, 11 in Sullivan County, 1 in Suffolk County and 1 in Greene County.)



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    Source: https://www1.nyc.gov/site/doh/health...s/measles.page

    Recent Outbreak in Brooklyn and Queens As of July 1, 2019, there have been 619 confirmed cases in NYC since September.
    Vaccination Requirement in Brooklyn

    On April 9, the Health Commissioner ordered every adult and child who lives, works or resides in the following ZIP codes and has not received the measles, mumps and rubella (MMR) vaccine to be vaccinated:
    • 11205
    • 11206
    • 11211
    • 11249
    On April 17, the Board of Health voted unanimously to adopt a resolution supporting the Commissioner's order and the vaccination requirement.
    As of July 1, 30,214 doses of the MMR vaccine have been administered to people who are under 19 years old in Williamsburg and Borough Park since October.
    People who demonstrate they are immune from measles or have a medical condition that prevents them from receiving the vaccine will not need to get vaccinated.
    If the Health Department identifies a person with measles or an unvaccinated child exposed to measles in one of the above ZIP codes, that individual or their parent or guardian could be fined $1,000.
    You can get vaccinated at a Federally Qualified Health Center near you, or at our immunization clinic in Fort Greene...
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    Source: http://rocklandgov.com/departments/h...s-information/
    2018 - 2019 Measles Outbreak in Rockland County:

    As of July 2, 2019, there are 276 confirmed reported cases of measles in Rockland County.
    Age groups for the confirmed measles cases in Rockland County as of July 2, 2019:
    • Less than 1 year old: 11.6%
    • 1-3 years: 26.4%
    • 4-6 years: 13.4%
    • 7-18 years: 27.2%
    • 19+ years: 21.4%
    Vaccination rates for confirmed measles cases in Rockland County as of July 2, 2019:
    • 78.6% have had 0 MMRs
    • 5.4% have had 1 MMR
    • 3.3% have had 2 MMRs
    • 12.7% have unknown status

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  • Shiloh
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    Source: https://www.health.ny.gov/publications/2170/
    Some areas of New York State are currently experiencing a measles outbreak, including the lower Hudson Valley and parts of New York City.
    Measles spreads easily and can be dangerous to anyone who is not vaccinated. If you have questions about measles or the measles vaccine, call the New York State Measles Hotline at 888-364-4837.

    As of June 28, 2019, there are 360 confirmed cases of measles in New York State outside of New York City (275 in Rockland County, 55 in Orange County, 18 in Westchester County, 10 in Sullivan County, 1 in Suffolk County and 1 in Greene County.)

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  • Shiloh
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    Source: https://www1.nyc.gov/site/doh/health...s/measles.page
    Recent Outbreak in Brooklyn and Queens

    As of June 24, 2019, there have been 609 confirmed cases in NYC since September.
    Vaccination Requirement in Brooklyn

    On April 9, the Health Commissioner ordered every adult and child who lives, works or resides in the following ZIP codes and has not received the measles, mumps and rubella (MMR) vaccine to be vaccinated:
    • 11205
    • 11206
    • 11211
    • 11249
    On April 17, the Board of Health voted unanimously to adopt a resolution supporting the Commissioner's order and the vaccination requirement.
    As of June 24, 29,220 doses of the MMR vaccine have been administered to people who are under 19 years old in Williamsburg and Borough Park since October.
    People who demonstrate they are immune from measles or have a medical condition that prevents them from receiving the vaccine will not need to get vaccinated.
    If the Health Department identifies a person with measles or an unvaccinated child exposed to measles in one of the above ZIP codes, that individual or their parent or guardian could be fined $1,000.
    You can get vaccinated at a Federally Qualified Health Center near you, or at our immunization clinic in Fort Greene...

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  • Shiloh
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    Source: https://www.health.ny.gov/publications/2170/
    Some areas of New York State are currently experiencing a measles outbreak, including the lower Hudson Valley and parts of New York City.
    Measles spreads easily and can be dangerous to anyone who is not vaccinated. If you have questions about measles or the measles vaccine, call the New York State Measles Hotline at 888-364-4837.

    As of June 24, 2019, there are 359 confirmed cases of measles in New York State outside of New York City (275 in Rockland County, 54 in Orange County, 18 in Westchester County, 10 in Sullivan County, 1 in Suffolk County and 1 in Greene County.)

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  • Shiloh
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    Source: https://www.health.ny.gov/publications/2170/ Some areas of New York State are currently experiencing a measles outbreak, including the lower Hudson Valley and parts of New York City.
    Measles spreads easily and can be dangerous to anyone who is not vaccinated. If you have questions about measles or the measles vaccine, call the New York State Measles Hotline at 888-364-4837.

    As of June 21, 2019, there are 358 confirmed cases of measles in New York State outside of New York City (275 in Rockland County, 54 in Orange County, 18 in Westchester County, 9 in Sullivan County, 1 in Suffolk County and 1 in Greene County.)


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  • Shiloh
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    Source: http://rocklandgov.com/departments/h...s-information/
    2018 - 2019 Measles Outbreak in Rockland County:

    As of June 19, 2019, there are 275 confirmed reported cases of measles in Rockland County.

    Age groups for the confirmed measles cases in Rockland County as of June 19, 2019:
    • Less than 1 year old: 11.6%
    • 1-3 years: 26.5%
    • 4-6 years: 13.1%
    • 7-18 years: 27.3%
    • 19+ years: 21.5%
    Vaccination rates for confirmed measles cases in Rockland County as of June 19, 2019:
    • 76.7% have had 0 MMRs
    • 4.7% have had 1 MMR
    • 3.3% have had 2 MMRs
    • 15.3% have unknown status
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    Source: https://www.health.ny.gov/publications/2170/
    Some areas of New York State are currently experiencing a measles outbreak, including the lower Hudson Valley and parts of New York City.
    Measles spreads easily and can be dangerous to anyone who is not vaccinated. If you have questions about measles or the measles vaccine, call the New York State Measles Hotline at 888-364-4837.

    As of June 19, 2019, there are 356 confirmed cases of measles in New York State outside of New York City (275 in Rockland County, 52 in Orange County, 18 in Westchester County, 9 in Sullivan County, 1 in Suffolk County and 1 in Greene County.)

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  • Shiloh
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    Source: http://rocklandgov.com/departments/h...s-information/
    2018 - 2019 Measles Outbreak in Rockland County:

    As of June 18, 2019, there are 272 confirmed reported cases of measles in Rockland County.

    Age groups for the confirmed measles cases in Rockland County as of June 18, 2019:
    • Less than 1 year old: 11.8%
    • 1-3 years: 26.5%
    • 4-6 years: 13.5%
    • 7-18 years: 28.2%
    • 19+ years: 21.0%
    Vaccination rates for confirmed measles cases in Rockland County as of June 18, 2019:
    • 77.6% have had 0 MMRs
    • 4.4% have had 1 MMR
    • 3.3% have had 2 MMRs
    • 14.7% have unknown status


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    Source: https://www.health.ny.gov/publications/2170/
    Some areas of New York State are currently experiencing a measles outbreak, including the lower Hudson Valley and parts of New York City.
    Measles spreads easily and can be dangerous to anyone who is not vaccinated. If you have questions about measles or the measles vaccine, call the New York State Measles Hotline at 888-364-4837.

    As of June 18, 2019, there are 352 confirmed cases of measles in New York State outside of New York City (272 in Rockland County, 51 in Orange County, 18 in Westchester County, 9 in Sullivan County, 1 in Suffolk County and 1 in Greene County.)

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  • Shiloh
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    Source: https://www1.nyc.gov/site/doh/health...s/measles.page
    Recent Outbreak in Brooklyn and Queens

    As of June 17, 2019, there have been 596 confirmed cases in NYC since September.
    Vaccination Requirement in Brooklyn

    On April 9, the Health Commissioner ordered every adult and child who lives, works or resides in the following ZIP codes and has not received the measles, mumps and rubella (MMR) vaccine to be vaccinated:
    • 11205
    • 11206
    • 11211
    • 11249
    On April 17, the Board of Health voted unanimously to adopt a resolution supporting the Commissioner's order and the vaccination requirement.
    As of June 17, 28,351 doses of the MMR vaccine have been administered to people who are under 19 years old in Williamsburg and Borough Park since October.
    People who demonstrate they are immune from measles or have a medical condition that prevents them from receiving the vaccine will not need to get vaccinated.
    If the Health Department identifies a person with measles or an unvaccinated child exposed to measles in one of the above ZIP codes, that individual or their parent or guardian could be fined $1,000.
    You can get vaccinated at a Federally Qualified Health Center near you, or at our immunization clinic in Fort Greene...

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    Source: https://www.health.ny.gov/publications/2170/
    Some areas of New York State are currently experiencing a measles outbreak, including the lower Hudson Valley and parts of New York City.
    Measles spreads easily and can be dangerous to anyone who is not vaccinated. If you have questions about measles or the measles vaccine, call the New York State Measles Hotline at 888-364-4837.

    As of June 17, 2019, there are 347 confirmed cases of measles in New York State outside of New York City (268 in Rockland County, 51 in Orange County, 18 in Westchester County, 8 in Sullivan County, 1 in Suffolk County and 1 in Greene County.)

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  • Shiloh
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    Source: https://www.health.ny.gov/publications/2170/
    Some areas of New York State are currently experiencing a measles outbreak, including the lower Hudson Valley and parts of New York City.
    Measles spreads easily and can be dangerous to anyone who is not vaccinated. If you have questions about measles or the measles vaccine, call the New York State Measles Hotline at 888-364-4837.

    As of June 14, 2019, there are 344 confirmed cases of measles in New York State outside of New York City (267 in Rockland County, 49 in Orange County, 18 in Westchester County, 8 in Sullivan County, 1 in Suffolk County and 1 in Greene County.)

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  • Shiloh
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    Source: https://www.nydailynews.com/news/pol...zzy-story.html


    New York outlaws religious exemptions to vaccination amid epidemic national measles outbreak
    By Denis Slattery
    | New York Daily News |
    Jun 13, 2019 | 5:15 PM

    ALBANY Amid a record national outbreak in measles, New York state lawmakers outlawed religious exemptions to vaccination, shutting down anti-vaxxers who called the move unconstitutional.

    Gov. Cuomo signed a bill into law Thursday evening...

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  • Shiloh
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    Source: http://rocklandgov.com/departments/h...s-information/
    2018 - 2019 Measles Outbreak in Rockland County:

    As of June 12, 2019, there are 266 confirmed reported cases of measles in Rockland County.

    Age groups for the confirmed measles cases in Rockland County as of June 12, 2019:
    • Less than 1 year old: 11.8%
    • 1-3 years: 26.3%
    • 4-6 years: 13.5%
    • 7-18 years: 28.2%
    • 19+ years: 20.3%
    Vaccination rates for confirmed measles cases in Rockland County as of June 12, 2019:
    • 77.8% have had 0 MMRs
    • 4.5% have had 1 MMR
    • 3.4% have had 2 MMRs
    • 14.3% have unknown status

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  • Shiloh
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    Source: http://rocklandgov.com/departments/h...s-information/
    2018 - 2019 Measles Outbreak in Rockland County:

    As of June 11, 2019, there are 267 confirmed reported cases of measles in Rockland County.

    Vaccination rates for confirmed measles cases in Rockland County as of June 10, 2019:
    • 77.9% have had 0 MMRs
    • 4.6% have had 1 MMR
    • 3.4% have had 2 MMRs
    • 14.1 unknown status
    Age groups for the confirmed measles cases in Rockland County as of June 10, 2019:
    • Less than 1 year old: 11.8%
    • 1-3 years: 26.0%
    • 4-6 years: 13.7%
    • 7-18 years: 28.6%
    • 19+ years: 19.8%
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    Source: https://www1.nyc.gov/site/doh/health...s/measles.page
    Recent Outbreak in Brooklyn and Queens

    As of June 10, 2019, there have been 588 confirmed cases in NYC since September.
    Vaccination Requirement in Brooklyn

    On April 9, the Health Commissioner ordered every adult and child who lives, works or resides in the following ZIP codes and has not received the measles, mumps and rubella (MMR) vaccine to be vaccinated:
    • 11205
    • 11206
    • 11211
    • 11249
    On April 17, the Board of Health voted unanimously to adopt a resolution supporting the Commissioner's order and the vaccination requirement.
    As of June 10, 27,607 doses of the MMR vaccine have been administered to people who are under 19 years old in Williamsburg and Borough Park since October.
    People who demonstrate they are immune from measles or have a medical condition that prevents them from receiving the vaccine will not need to get vaccinated.
    If the Health Department identifies a person with measles or an unvaccinated child exposed to measles in one of the above ZIP codes, that individual or their parent or guardian could be fined $1,000...

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    Source: https://www.health.ny.gov/publications/2170/
    Some areas of New York State are currently experiencing a measles outbreak, including the lower Hudson Valley and parts of New York City.
    Measles spreads easily and can be dangerous to anyone who is not vaccinated. If you have questions about measles or the measles vaccine, call the New York State Measles Hotline at 888-364-4837.

    As of June 11, 2019, there are 332 confirmed cases of measles in New York State outside of New York City (262 in Rockland County, 43 in Orange County, 18 in Westchester County, 7 in Sullivan County, 1 in Suffolk County and 1 in Greene County.)


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