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The Communicable Disease Outbreak Control Policy is designed to:

• Inform, educate, and advise the University of Health Sciences and Pharmacy in St. Louis community on communicable disease prevention

• Outline actions and processes to protect the health and well-being of faculty, staff, students, visitors, and contracted employees

• Establish communication channels of reporting communicable diseases among faculty, staff, and students to appropriate personnel

In the event that a communicable disease significantly impacts the UHSP community, the Incident Management Team will activate to implement necessary practices outlined in this policy to cease continued spread of disease.

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Emergency Management

Appendix A HepB Declination Form.pdf (400 kB)
Hepatitis B Vaccine Declination