Details on outbreaks around the country in the past 12 months with links to more information on each state. To see the information in a map view, please click here.

Alabama | Arkansas | California | Colorado | Florida | Georgia | Indiana | Louisiana | Maine | Maryland | Massachusetts | Minnesota | Missouri | New Jersey | North Carolina | North Dakota | Ohio | Pennsylvania | Tennessee | Virginia


Alabama

Other News Source Coverage:

Hepatitis A virus identified in Hamilton Huddle House food handler, July 23, 2021

ADPH investigating potential Hepatitis A outbreak linked to Montgomery Applebee’s location, July 21, 2021


Arkansas

Other News Source Coverage:

Wendy’s patrons may have been exposed to hepatitis A; still time for treatment for some, January 6, 2022


California

Hep Coverage:

Strawberries May Be to Blame for Hepatitis A Outbreak, June 1, 2022

Other News Source Coverage:

US, Canada investigating strawberries linked to hepatitis A outbreak, May 29, 2022

Possible hepatitis A exposure reported at Sunlife Organics in West Hollywood, March 25, 2022


Colorado

Other News Source Coverage:

Officials warn of possible hepatitis A exposure at Wheat Ridge King Soopers, April 7, 2022


Florida

Other News Source Coverage:

State, local DOH warn of hepatitis A, April 15, 2022

Florida declares hepatitis A outbreak over, October 9, 2021

Citrus Health Officials Urge Prevention and Vaccination for Hepatitis A, June 7, 2021

Government Coverage:

Hepatitis A in Florida


Georgia

Government Coverage:

Georgia is currently experiencing a large hepatitis A (HAV) outbreak


Indiana

Government Coverage:

Indiana Hepatitis A Outbreak


Louisiana

Government Coverage:

Hepatitis A in Louisiana


Maine

Other News Source Coverage:

Maine CDC warns of possible Hepatitis A exposure at Skowhegan Walmart, May 24, 2022


Minnesota

Hep Coverage:

Strawberries May Be to Blame for Hepatitis A Outbreak, June 1, 2022

Other News Source Coverage:

US, Canada investigating strawberries linked to hepatitis A outbreak, May 29, 2022

Hepatitis A outbreak among at-risk populations in Hennepin County has been contained, November 29, 2021

Government Coverage:

Hepatitis A Outbreak Prevention and Response


Missouri

Other News Source Coverage:

SFCHC: Hepatitis A cases increasing, June 14, 2021


New Jersey

Hep Coverage:

Starbucks Employee Might Have Exposed Thousands to Hepatitis A Virus, November 24, 2021


North Carolina

Other News Source Coverage:

Uptick in hepatitis A emerges as new concern for Health Department, January 13, 2022

Hepatitis A confirmed in worker at a Kentucky Fried Chicken restaurant in NC county, December 18, 2021

Health department partners with Public Safety, nonprofits to battle Hepatitis A outbreak, August 11, 2021

Hepatitis A is concern in NC, July 7, 2021

Diners at North Carolina Waffle House may have caught hepatitis A virus, officials fear, July 4, 2021

Three Charlotte-Area Counties See Jump In Hepatitis A Cases, June 10, 2021


North Dakota

Hep Coverage:

Strawberries May Be to Blame for Hepatitis A Outbreak, June 1, 2022

Other News Source Coverage:

US, Canada investigating strawberries linked to hepatitis A outbreak, May 29, 2022


Ohio

Other News Source Coverage:

Stay safe against hepatitis A outbreak, November 11, 2021

Health Officials Battle Hepatitis A Outbreak, June 15, 2021

Government Coverage:

Hepatitis A Statewide Community Outbreak


Pennsylvania

Hep Coverage:

3 Dead, 7 Hospitalized in Pennsylvania Hepatitis A Outbreak, January 20, 2022


Tennessee

Other News Source Coverage:

100 patients at Tennessee medical center informed of possible exposure to hepatitis, HIV, July 23, 2021

Zayde’s Deli customers may have been exposed to hepatitis A, July 13, 2021


Virginia

Other News Source Coverage:

Roanoke restaurant worker diagnosed with hepatitis A, July 15, 2022

After three Roanoke food service workers prompt Hepatitis A scares, and 52 illnesses with 4 deaths, public health offers free vaccines, June 4, 2022

Employee at Mexican restaurant infected with hepatitis; vaccine offered to diners, May 22, 2022

Health alert issued in Roanoke after Hepatitis A outbreak, February 1, 2022


No Activity
The following states report no or very little activity:

  • Alaska
  • Arizona
  • Connecticut
  • Delaware
  • District of Columbia
  • Hawaii
  • Idaho
  • Illinois
  • Iowa
  • Kansas
  • Kentucky
  • Maryland
  • Massachusetts
  • Mississippi
  • Nebraska
  • Nevada
  • New Hampshire
  • New Mexico
  • New York
  • Michigan
  • Montana
  • Oklahoma
  • Oregon
  • Rhode Island
  • South Carolina
  • South Dakota
  • Texas
  • Utah
  • Vermont
  • Washington
  • West Virginia
  • Wisconsin
  • Wyoming

Last updated July 16, 2022