Scarlet Fever Report
Produced by the
Public Health (Strategic Policy, Planning and Performance)
Public Health Intelligence
and published on
02 Feb 2023
Prepared internally, no external cost
This report provides a summary of the number of scarlet fever notifications received by the Infection Prevention and Control team (IPAC) this season. Notifications are received from General Practitioners (GP’s, including on-call doctors) or from the hospital.
Also included, is a summary of the number of primary care (GP) consultations for probable scarlet fever between 2015 and present. This is to show the historical pattern of scarlet fever illness on-Island.