Get the facts on why you should get immunized.
The 2016/17 Influenza Immunization Program begins October 24, 2016.
Vaccine will be offered, free of charge, to all Albertans six months of age and older.
Influenza is serious. Prevention is your protection.
Get immunized this season!
Some pharmacies* and physician offices** also offer influenza vaccine. Please call ahead to your pharmacy* or physician office**, to confirm they are offering influenza vaccine.
* & ** Children less than nine years age must be immunized at an AHS Clinic. Find your local AHS clinic.
As the best defence against influenza infection & illness, influenza immunization is recommended, annually, for all Albertans six months of age and older.
Please review the following information package before faxing your completed and signed agreement form. Choose the information package appropriate to your location:
2016/17 Influenza Season
Weekly Report #19 (February 23/17)
* Total includes all totals listed under Zone columns, plus one dose not yet assigned to Zone.
**Total doses administered in Zone, by AHS Public Health, Non-AHS Physicians and Non-AHS Pharmacists, as of Feb. 11, 2017; plus, doses administered by First Nations Inuit Health Branch, other AHS non-public health and other non-AHS community providers, as of January 31, 2016.
*** Cumulative total August 28, 2016 – February 18, 2017.
**** Includes totals listed under Zones, plus one additional case not yet assigned to Zone.
If you are a health professional, please visit our Influenza Information for Health Professionals section.