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December 14, 2009
State opens flu vaccine to more people; county keeps clinic guidelines
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota health officials plan to allow most people to receive H1N1 flu vaccinations. If health-care providers have enough vaccine for priority groups such as young people, beginning Wednesday they may give shots or nasal mists to anyone, the Health Department announced...
December 14, 2009 - 4:28pm
November 25, 2009
More H1N1 vaccination options planned
Those who missed out on Washington County's free H1N1 influenza vaccination clinic for kids will have another shot at, well, a flu shot. Nurses vaccinated 1,993 children ages 4 to 9 at three public health clinics last month, but just as many doses went unused. That extra supply...
November 25, 2009 - 2:18pm
November 23, 2009
Nearly 2,000 vaccinated at flu clinics
Nearly 2,000 children were vaccinated against the H1N1 influenza virus during Washington County clinics Saturday. Public health officials reported...
November 23, 2009 - 8:28am
November 20, 2009
Newest flu report better news
Minnesota's H1N1 flu outbreak continues to ease, but state health officials warn that another wave may be on the way. "We may be down in terms...
November 20, 2009 - 1:17pm
November 9, 2009
HealthEast hospitals to restrict visitors during flu season
To help prevent the spread of flu viruses to patients, visitors and health care workers during this year's flu season, HealthEast Care System will be implementing visitor restrictions, hospital officials announced late last month. These temporary rules apply to visitors at Bethesda...
November 9, 2009 - 11:12am
November 3, 2009
H1N1 vaccination plans continue
Mass H1N1 influenza vaccinations for area residents could start within a few weeks, a Washington County public health official said today. While the county and area healthcare providers await large supplies of the H1N1 vaccine, they are moving forward with plans for mass vaccination...
November 3, 2009 - 3:01pm
October 28, 2009
2 more flu deaths confirmed
ST. PAUL -- Minnesota health officials confirmed two more deaths from H1N1 flu Wednesday as more schools report flu outbreaks and the number of people hospitalized continues to rise. While the Health Department will not provide specific identifications, the family of Oliver Franklin...
October 28, 2009 - 2:17pm
October 23, 2009
FluLine response improves
ST. PAUL -- Flu-stricken Minnesotans are finding a shorter wait for medical advice when they call a state hotline. "The wait times have improved,"...
October 23, 2009 - 8:50am
October 22, 2009
Minnesota vaccine deliveries delayed
October 22, 2009 - 10:15am
October 21, 2009
Nurses ready to give flu advice via phone
ST. PAUL -- Operators are standing by to answer calls from feverish, coughing and achy Minnesotans. What Minnesota health officials call the...
October 21, 2009 - 5:08pm
October 20, 2009
County begins H1N1 vaccines
Washington County began administering H1N1 influenza vaccinations last week, but the public will have to wait a few weeks for a dose. The county...
October 20, 2009 - 2:36pm
October 14, 2009
H1N1 hotline gets commissioners' attention
Minnesota health officials are developing an H1N1 influenza information hotline, and some of the details surprised Washington County commissioners who were briefed on the project. The Minnesota Health Department is finalizing a toll-free hotline that citizens could turn to with questions...
October 14, 2009 - 5:02pm
First H1N1 vaccine given today; public must wait
Washington County begins administering H1N1 influenza vaccinations today, but the public will have to wait a few weeks for a dose. The county received 800 vaccination doses in nasal spray form and plans three clinics this week for county health-care workers and emergency medical...
October 14, 2009 - 12:12pm
October 13, 2009
Flu finds its way to District 833
The flu has found its way into Royal Oaks Elementary -- as of last week 10 percent of the school's 600 plus students are out with an "influenza-like...
October 13, 2009 - 10:34am
September 28, 2009
No H1N1 cases reported in 833 schools, officials say
No cases of H1N1 flu have been reported in School District 833, but flu and colds caused an increase in absences last week, according to Scott Brownell, district safety and emergency planning manager. On Tuesday, Sept.
September 28, 2009 - 10:18am