Health Alert – Outbreak of Measles in Kazakhstan

Health Alert – Outbreak of Measles in Kazakhstan (43 KB, DOC)

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Health Alert – Outbreak of Measles in Kazakhstan

Location: Kazakhstan

Event:  Outbreak of Measles in Kazakhstan

CDC has issued a Level 1 Travel Notice.

https://wwwnc.cdc.gov/travel/notices/watch/measles-kazakhstan

Actions to Take:

  • Visit the CDC Travelers Health Page
  • Travelers toKazakhstan should make sure they are vaccinated against measles with the MMR (measles, mumps, and rubella) vaccine

Assistance:

U.S. Mission, Kazakhstan

E-mail: usakz@state.gov

Astana tel.: +7-7172-70-21-00

Almaty tel.: +7-727-250-49-01

Embassy/Consulate website: www.kz.usembassy.gov

State Department – Consular Affairs

888-407-4747 or 202-501-4444

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