For Health Departments
Information about the Mumps Outbreaks Consultation Service, samples to collect for genotyping, how to guide providers toward best mumps testing practices
How to implement ACIP recommendation for a 3rd dose of MMR vaccine for people at increased risk during a mumps outbreak
An algorithm to share with clinicians on how to collect the correct specimen depending on timing, symptoms, and patient vaccination status. You can modify this template with your health department’s information and outbreak guidance.