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Community Advisory re: Hepatitis A

Sun Country Health Region is advising the public that the Cypress and Five Hills Health Regions are investigating a case of Hepatitis A related to the Mainstay Inn Motel and Restaurant near Riverhurst, in Palliser Regional Park.

Anyone who was at the location between June 1 and June 22, 2014 may have been exposed to Hepatitis A.  

People who visited the location during that time period are encouraged to check out a news release from the Five Hills Health Region at http://www.fhhr.ca/ 

If you have questions about your potential exposure, check out this link for the most current information about how to contact a public health representative - http://www.saskatchewan.ca/government/news-and-media/2014/june/30/saskatchewan-conducts-investigation-into-hepatitis-a  

If you are leaving a message with a public health representative please provide your name, birth date, community of residence, contact phone numbers with the area code and the dates present at the Mainstay Motel and Restaurant.

A news release about the situation is available at http://www.health.gov.sk.ca/

Information about Hepatitis A infection can be found HealthLine Online - https://www.healthwise.net/saskhealthlineonline/Content/StdDocument.aspx?DOCHWID=hw124783

Information about Hepatitis A vaccine can be found at http://health.gov.sk.ca/hepatitis-a-fact-sheet

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If you need to speak to a Public Health representative from SCHR please call: 1-306-842-8618.  

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