Influenza Immunization Program newsletter - May 2018

Influenza Immunization Program Update

May 31, 2018

The Influenza Immunization Program for 2017-2018 has ended. As of April 30, 2018 1,229,350 doses of influenza vaccine were administered in Alberta. Thank you for your support of the Alberta Influenza Immunization Program.

Influenza data for the 2017-2018 season is reported on a weekly basis. Data includes: number of doses of influenza vaccine administered by provider type across the province, number of laboratory confirmed cases of influenza, number of Albertans hospitalized with influenza disease and number of Albertans deceased who had lab confirmed influenza. Community providers can find this information on the Alberta Health Services website.

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