Influenza is a communicable disease that can have a devastating affect on businesses, schools and our community. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) estimates that, each year in the United States, approximately
INFLUENZA BY THE NUMBERS
Prevention of the flu in the workplace is one example in which employers can take an active role in promoting the health of their workforce. Central Coast VNA is booking on-site immunization clinics for the 2012-2013 season.
Remember the decision to immunize goes beyond the work place and helps to protect our community from the serious effects of influenza.
Annual flu vaccination is recommended fro everyone six months of age and older!
For current influenza information visit: http://www.cdc.gov/flu/.
Making the Right Choice
An informational video about the spread of influenza and how to help protect yourself and the many lives you touch.
Life is filled with choices. And one of the most important choices many of us face is whether or not to get a vaccination against influenza each year. This informative video explores what happens when one man decides not to get a vaccination and the potential impact it has on his co-workers, people he meets in his travels, and his loved ones at home. After his harrowing experience, he thinks twice when given a second opportunity to “make the right choice.”