Investigative Reports

Reporting

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Other Studies

Investigative Report Documents

2016

  1. Gastrointestinal Illness Outbreak at Manhattan High School West Campus in Riley County (PDF)
  2. Investigation of Kansas Cases in a Multistate Outbreak of Salmonella Muenchen Infections Associated with Alfalfa Sprouts - Kansas (PDF)
  3. Investigation of MRSA Outbreak in Neonatal Intensive Care Unit - Kansas (PDF)
  4. Investigation of Norovirus and Clostridium Difficle with Fredonia Regional Hospital in Wilson County (PDF)
  5. Norovirus Outbreak Associated with Buffalo Wild Wings in Johnson County (PDF)
  6. Norovirus Outbreak Associated with the Lakeview Village Retirement Community in Johnson County (PDF)
  7. Outbreak of Gastrointestinal Illness Associated with an Elementary School in Sedgwick County (PDF)
  8. Outbreak of Impetigo Among High School Football Players in Shawnee County (PDF)
  9. Outbreak of Norovirus and Clostridium Perfringens Associated with New Theatre Restaurant in Johnson County (PDF)
  10. Outbreak of Norovirus Associated with a Famly Luncheon in North Central Kansas (PDF)
  11. Outbreak of Norovirus Associated with an Elementary School in Sedgwick County (PDF)
  12. Outbreak of Norovirus Associated with Larksfield Place in Sedgwick County (PDF)
  13. Outbreak of Norovirus Associated with the Midwest Shabbaton in Douglas County (PDF)
  14. Outbreak of Norovirus Associated with the University of Kansas Hospital, Marillac Campus in Johnson County (PDF)
  15. Outbreak of Norovirus at Long Term Care Facility in Mitchell County (PDF)
  16. Outbreak of Shiga Toxin-Producing Escherichia Coli (STEC) O157:H7 Associated with a Kansas Cider Festival (PDF)
  17. Salmonellosis Outbreak Associated with Kansas State Fair Food Vendor in Reno County (PDF)
  18. Shigellosis Outbreak Associated with Daycare and Elementary School in Wyandotte County (PDF)

2015

  1. Community-Wide Outbreak of Pertussis in Barton County (PDF)
  2. Community-Wide Outbreak of Pertussis in Reno County (PDF)
  3. Foodborne Illness Outbreak Associated with Tequila's Mexican Grill in Sherman County (PDF)
  4. Gastroenteritis Outbreak Associated with Carniceria Camecuaro in Shawnee County (PDF)
  5. Giardiasis Outbreak Associated with Travel to Mexico in Kansas (PDF)
  6. Norovirus Outbreak Among 3rd Graders at Prairie Ridge Elementary School in Johnson County (PDF)
  7. Norovirus Outbreak Associated with Atria Hearthstone Long-Term Care Facility in Shawnee County (PDF)
  8. Norovirus Outbreak Associated with Meals on Wheels in Neosho, Allen and Woodson Counties (PDF)
  9. Norovirus Outbreak Associated with Tallgrass Creek Long-Term Care Facility in Johnson County (PDF)
  10. Oubreak of Rhinovirus in a Long-Term Care Facility in Shawnee County (PDF)
  11. Outbreak of Gastroenteritis Associated with a Catered Dinner in Sherman County (PDF)
  12. Outbreak of Norovirus Associated with Blind Tiger Brewery and Restaurant in Shawnee County (PDF)
  13. Outbreak of Norovirus Associated with La Tropicana Restaurant in Douglas County (PDF)
  14. Outbreak of Pertussis in a Unified School District in McPherson County (PDF)
  15. Outbreak of Salmonellosis Associated with Travel to Mexico in Smith County (PDF)
  16. Salmonellosis Outbreak Associated with Las Canteras Mexican Restaurant in Norton County (PDF)
  17. Shiga Toxin-Producing Escherichia Coli Outbreak Associated with Daycare Facility in Trego County, Kansas (PDF)
  18. Shigellosis Outbreak Associated with Travel to Haiti in Kansas and Multiple States (PDF)

2014

  1. Community-Wide Outbreak of Pertussis in a Highly Unvaccinated Community in Pottawatomie County (PDF)
  2. Community-Wide Outbreak of Pertussis in Montgomery County (PDF)
  3. Community-Wide Pertussis Outbreak in Marion County (PDF)
  4. Investigation of a Gastroenteritis Outbreak in Johnson County (PDF)
  5. Norovirus Associated with a Fast Food Restaurant in Shawnee County (PDF)
  6. Norovirus Outbreak Associated with Stanton County Hospital Long Term Care Unit in Stanton County (PDF)
  7. Outbreak of Campylobacteriosis in a Dairy Facility in Riley County (PDF)
  8. Outbreak of Clostridium Perfringens Food Poisoning in a Topeka Correctional Facility in Shawnee County (PDF)
  9. Outbreak of Enterovirus D68 in Morton County (PDF)
  10. Outbreak of Gastroenteritis Associated with Tabor College in Marion County (PDF)
  11. Outbreak of Gastrointestinal Illness Associated with Buffalo Bob's Smokehouse in Douglas County (PDF)
  12. Outbreak of Legionnaires' Disease Among Hospital Employees in Northwest Kansas (PDF)
  13. Outbreak of Measles in a Community with Low Vaccination Coverage in Johnson and Sedgwick Counties (PDF)
  14. Outbreak of Norovirus in a Long-Term Care Facility in Sedgwick County (PDF)
  15. Outbreak of Norovirus in a Long-Term Care Facility in Shawnee County (PDF)
  16. Outbreak of Pertussis in a Unified School District in Harvey County (PDF)
  17. Outbreak of Rhinovirus in a Long-Term Care Facility in Johnson County (PDF)
  18. Salmonella Thompson Outbreak Associated with a Church Event in Crawford County (PDF)
  19. Shiga Toxin-Producing Escherichia Coli O157 Outbreak in South Central Kansas (PDF)
  20. Shigellosis Outbreak Associated with a Preschool and Daycare in Brown County (PDF)

2008

  1. Acute Gastentrotis Outbreak Associated with an Elementary School in Reno County (PDF)
  2. Acute Gastroenteritis Outbreak Associated with a Catered Lunch in Shawnee County (PDF)
  3. Acute Gastroenteritis Outbreak of Unknown Etiology Associated with Montana Mike's Steakhouse in McPherson County (PDF)
  4. Norovirus-Associated Gastroenteritis Outbreak Among Hotel Guests in McPherson County (PDF)
  5. Outbreak Associated Case of Varicella (March 2008) (PDF)
  6. Outbreak Associated Cases of Varicella (January to June 2008) (PDF)
  7. Outbreak Associated Cases of Varicella (January to September 2008) (PDF)
  8. Outbreak Gastrointestinal Illness Associated with Attendance at a Conference in Overland Park: Final Report (PDF)
  9. Outbreak Gastrointestinal Illness Associated with Attendance at a Conference in Overland Park: Preliminary Report (PDF)
  10. Outbreak of Cryptosporidium Hominis Associated with Swimming in a Motel Pool in Salina, KS Final Report (PDF)
  11. Outbreak of Foodborne Illness Associated with a Catered Lunch in Shawnee County (PDF)
  12. Outbreak of Gastroenteritis Associated with La Familia Café and Cantina in Douglas County (PDF)
  13. Outbreak of Norovirus Associated with Tasso's Restaurant - Kansas and Missouri Preliminary Report (PDF)
  14. Outbreak of Norovirus at Silver Lake Elementary School in Silver Lake, Kansas (PDF)
  15. Outbreak of Norovirus Gastroenteritis Associated with a School in Seward County (PDF)
  16. Outbreak of Norovirus Gastroenteritis Associated with Barley's Brewhaus in Johnson County (PDF)
  17. Outbreak of Norovirus Gastroenteritis Associated with Pizza Shoppe in Johnson County (PDF)
  18. Outbreak of Norovirus Gastroenteritis Related to Pin-up Bowl Kansas City in Johnson and Wyandotte Counties (PDF)
  19. Outbreak of Salmonella Enteritidis Infections Associated with the Acapulco Restaurant in Harvey County (PDF)
  20. Outbreak of Varicella Cases Reported in Kansas School Settings (PDF)
  21. Preliminary Outbreak Report of Salmonella Enteritidis Infections Associated with the Acapulco Restaurant in Harvey County (PDF)