Pasadena COVID-19 Health Orders Revised Order for the Prevention of COVID-19 Transmission in Skilled Nursing Facilities Rev. 01/24/2022 Pasadena Health Officer Quarantine Order Rev. 01/14/2022 Pasadena Health Officer Isolation Order Rev. 01/13/2022 Order to Employers to Provide Upgraded Face Masks to Employees in Indoor Settings Rev. 01/11/2022 Updated Order Revising the Definition of Mega Events and Revising the Vaccination and Testing Requirements for Outdoor Mega Events and Reducing Testing Period to Within One Day for an Antigen Test and within... continue reading »"COVID-19"


Influenza: On October 28, 2015, the City of Pasadena Health Officer issued a Health Order mandating that all licensed health care facilities implement a program that requires health care personnel to receive an annual influenza vaccination for the current season. The Pasadena Health Officer has issued a continuation of this Health Order. Download a PDF of the Health Order. 2021 Health Officer Order - Mandatory Annual Influenza Immunization Program  or Masking  2021 Health Officer Order Mandatory Influenza Vaccination FAQ 2020... continue reading »"Influenza"

Carbapenem-Resistant Enterobacteriaceae (CRE)

Carbapenem-Resistant Enterobacteriaceae (CRE): Health Officer Order Carbapenum Resistant Enterobacteriaceae - 2017.01 The Pasadena Health Officer issued a Health Order for reporting CRE on 01/19/17. The reporting of CRE will allow for better understanding of antimicrobial resistance. Compliance with the Health Order is as follows: The acute care hospital and all skilled nursing facilities enrolled in the Centers for Disease Control & Prevention's National Healthcare Safety Network (NHSN) shall report clinical laboratory CRE-positive tests collected on or after January 1, 2017.... continue reading »"Carbapenem-Resistant Enterobacteriaceae (CRE)"