Whooping Cough

Pertussis or Whooping cough is an illness that causes a severe cough and may last for months. Vaccination is the best protection.

Key Pertussis/Whooping Cough Messages for Providers (PDF)

Pertussis Letter to Providers from Dr. Scott Lindquist (PDF) (04/15/2015)

Resources and Materials

About the Vaccine

Whooping Cough Activity and Surveillance

Pertussis Weekly Update (PDF)
This weekly report includes the current number of whooping cough cases for the state and each county.