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Pandemic Influenza Plan Index

Utah Pandemic Influenza Response Plan
This document provides a general overview to pandemic influenza planning in the state of Utah.

Attachment 1: Operational Communications and Coordination Plan
This document describes how communications and coordination will be handled between the Utah Department of Health and other state and local health-related partner agencies.

Attachment 2: Influenza Enhanced Surveillance Plan
This document describes how current influenza surveillance activities will be expanded to quickly identify the presence of pandemic influenza in Utah and characterize the spread of the disease once it has been detected.
Attachment 3: Community Mitigation Plan
This document describes the 6 voluntary community measures that may be implemented during an influenza pandemic in Utah in order to limit transmission of the disease.

Attachment 4: Vaccine Distribution and Administration Plan
This document describes the planning required and necessary process for an efficient pandemic influenza vaccination program in Utah.

Attachment 5: Antiviral Medication Stockpile and Use Plan
This document describes the processes involved with the acquisition, storage, and distribution of antiviral medications for an influenza pandemic in Utah.

Attachment 6: State/Local/Health Care Coordination Plan
This document describes the roles and responsibilities of state, local, and healthcare agencies in Utah in the event of an influenza pandemic.

Attachment 7: Public and Risk Communications Plan
This document describes how communication will be handled between the Utah Department of Health and the media and public.

Attachment 8: Laboratory Response Plan
This document describes how influenza laboratory diagnostic activities will be expanded to quickly identify the presence of pandemic influenza in Utah.

Attachment 9: Panflu COOP Annex
This document seeks to address the management of UDOH essential services during a pandemic period. In 2002, the federal government recognized that preparations for continuity of operations planning for a pandemic would differ from traditional all hazards planning.
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Attachment 10: Medical Care Triage Guidelines
(Appendix A and Appendix B)
This document describes the unified process for triaging patients seeking healthcare in Utah in the event of an influenza pandemic.

Attachment 11: Public Health Legal Authorities
This document defines the legal authorities provided to health agencies and healthcare workers in Utah that may be necessary to deal with an influenza pandemic.

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9/05/2007