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Flu vaccinationNov252014

There were several articles in the media this week about this year’s flu vaccine not being as effective. However, according to Danuta Skowronski of BC Centre for Disease Control, there is still cross-protection even when there isn’t a perfect match. Per BC’s provincial influenza policy, healthcare workers must still either get their flu vaccination or wear a… Read more »

Influenza Fact SheetsSep022014

A quadrivalent influenza vaccine fact sheet has been developed for health care providers.   The live attenuated influenza vaccine (LAIV) Q&A has also been updated. Both resources are posted on BCCDC’s health professionals section and will be posted shortly on ImmunizeBC’s website.