The new year is underway, and so is flu season. January witnessed sharp increases in flu cases throughout parts of the country. According to Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), U.S. flu activity is elevated nationally with tens of thousands hospitalized so far. It remains important for health care facilities to track vaccination coverage
Flu is a serious contagious disease that can lead to hospitalization and even death.  CDC urges you to take the following actions to protect yourself and others from influenza (the flu):  Take time to get a flu vaccine. CDC recommends a yearly flu vaccine as the first and most important step in protecting against flu