Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) sent this bulletin at 12/27/2013 03:00 PM EST
December 27, 2013
12/27/2013 11:30 AM EST
CDC Health Alert Network (HAN) Advisory: Notice to Clinicians: Early Reports of pH1N1-Associated Illnesses for the 2013-14 Influenza Season
12/24/2013 02:30 PM EST
12/24/2013 12:20 PM EST
Now available for Android devices.
12/23/2013 02:13 PM EST
12/23/2013 02:10 PM EST
12/20/2013 03:00 PM EST
Flu activity is increasing nationally and is high in some states. Additional increases are expected in the coming weeks. If you have not gotten your flu vaccination yet this season, you should get one now. A flu vaccine is the first and best way to protect yourself and the people around you from influenza and its potentially serious complications.
What you need to know for the 2013-2014 Season
- Why should people get vaccinated against the flu?
- What kinds of flu vaccines are available?
- Will this season's vaccine be a good match for circulating viruses?
- Can the flu vaccine give me the flu?
Content updated for this season and now available for Android devices!
The CDC Influenza application for clinicians and other health care professionals makes it easier than ever to find CDC’s latest recommendations and influenza activity updates on your iOS and Android devices.
As of early November 2013, USPHS Lawton Service Unit had achieved a 96% employee flu vaccination rate. BEE WISE…Immunize! became Lawton Indian Hospital’s 2013 campaign slogan in our effort to break previous records for employee flu vaccinations: 90% in 2011 and 92% in 2012.