Swimming Pool Investigations

Report
Information
• All attending in a group, a roster must be filled
out and signed by a supervisor.
• In addition to the attendance roster each
attendee must complete and return an
evaluation form to receive CEU’s.
• A certificate of attendance indicating the CEU’s
will be emailed.
• Please return roster and evaluation forms to
[email protected]
• Scan and email forms.
Not Your Grandma’s Pool
Joyce Tuttle
EHS-Net Water Program
History of Waterborne Disease
Outbreaks in CA
• Waterborne illness has been underreported
• Sixty-two reported in the last thirty-seven
years
• Includes recreational and drinking water
WBDO REPORTING IN CA
12
Unknown
E coli
Shigela
Crypto
Schisto
Giardia
NoroVirus
Lepto
10
8
6
4
2
0
1970'S 1980'S 1990'S 2000
Water Activities of Today
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Interactive fountains
Spray Parks
Water Parks
Whatever imagination can create
Pool Investigation Form
http://www.cdc.gov/healthywater/office/emergency/environmental-health-outbreaksurvey-swimming-pool.doc
Investigation vs Inspection
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Investigations much more labor intensive
Looking for the cause of the outbreak
Communication a must
Help is available
Resources Available
• CDPH website http://www.cdph.ca.gov/HealthInfo/environh
ealth/water/Pages/Recreationhealth.aspx
• Health Swimming website http://www.cdc.gov/healthywater/swimming/
• CDPH-EMB
• Pool Safety Council http://www.poolsafetycouncil.org/
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