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TO: DDS Regional Directors, STS Director, CTH Coordinators, Private Providers, CO Quality Management Personnel
FROM: Daniel A. Micari, Director, Quality Management Services
DATE: July 30, 2009
RE: INFORMATIONAL ADVISORY:  A resurgence of bed bug infestations across the United States
Informational Advisory
This Informational Advisory from the the Connecticut Department of Public Health relates to the resurgence of bed bug infestations across the United States.
See the web link below for further information from the the Connecticut Department of Public Health
In recent months, DDS has been made aware of several bed bug infestations in residential service settings here in Connecticut.  The Department is providing (via the suggested web link noted above) important information regarding the identification of, and appropriate treatment response to, infestations.  Additional infestation prevention measures are also included.

In order for DDS to monitor occurrences, please notify Daniel A. Micari, Director, Quality Management Services of any occurrence at
daniel.micari@ct.gov

Please ensure those responsible review and respond to the advice contained in this informational advisory.