The 2016/17 Influenza Immunization Program is now over (as of March 31, 2017).
Seasonal influenza immunizations will again be offered, for the 2017/18 influenza season, starting later October 2017. Please be sure to get immunized again next season. Visit ahs.ca/influenza for more info, available in early Fall 2017.
NOTE: if your child still requires his or her second dose of influenza vaccine for the 2016/17 influenza season, please call your local public health office or community health centre to arrange for appointment.
Get the facts on why you should get immunized.
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 #28 (April 27/17)
*Total includes all totals listed under Zone columns.
**Total doses administered in Zone, by AHS Public Health, Non-AHS Physicians and Non-AHS Pharmacists, as of April 22, 2017; plus, doses administered by First Nations Inuit Health Branch, other AHS non-public health and other non-AHS community providers, as of March 31, 2017. Note that the Calgary Zone figure is adjusted downward from last week’s report, due to auditing of submitted non-Public Health and non-AHS numbers which resulted in removal of any double-counted doses.
***Cumulative total August 28, 2016 – April 22, 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.