Hantavirus CCHD Reminds Residents how to Protect Themselves

Montana Department of Public Health and Human Services (DPHHS) recently confirmed a case of Hantavirus Pulmonary Syndrome (HPS) in a Missoula County resident. Montana typically sees 1 to 2 cases a year. Montana has reported 39 cases since 1993, when the virus was first…

Second Case of Hantavirus in Cascade County

Montana Department of Public Health and Human Services confirmed a second case of Hantavirus Pulmonary Syndrome (HPS) in a Cascade County resident for 2012. This will be the fourth confirmed case in Montana so far this year.  Cascade City-County Health Department (CCHD) strongly urges…