District Pandemic Alert Levels

 

In addition to using the WHO Pandemic Alert Phases to help determine the District Pandemic Alert Level, the district will also utilize current local information gathered from local health department sources.

 

Based on the established District Pandemic Alert Level, the district will perform certain activities as dictated by the following tables. These activities will be relative to the current threat.

 

Local Pandemic Information Chart (County Health Dept. Information)

 

What type of transmission is confirmed?

 

Where are the cases?

 

Are there cases in New York or Orange County?

 

District Pandemic Alert Level

       

Person-to-person transmission

 Anywhere outside North America

 No

Planning & Preparation

 

Person-to-person transmission

 

Anywhere inside North America (except New York)

 

No

 

Level 1

 

Person-to-person transmission

In New York State

 

Yes

 

Level 2

 

Person-to-person transmission

 

In Orange County

 

Yes

 

Level 3