Please see and circulate the attached Health Advisory from the NJDOH Consumer, Environmental, and Occupational Health Service regarding prevention of heat-related illness and death among people most at risk of heat-related health impacts. This Health Advisory is also posted at bit.ly/HeatAdvisory-HC-Providers
In addition, attached are newly released NJDOH fact sheets intended for your patient population outlining steps to prevent heat-related illness. These fact sheets are available in both [English] and [Spanish].
This information has been broadcast to: Health Care Providers; DHSS Staff; NJLINCS and Local Contacts; NJDOH Staff; NJLINCS Community; LOCAL Boards of Health; Public Health Associations; Public Health Council