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Story from the Field

Name of Health Department/Agency: East Central Health District
State: GA
Date Added: 02/02/2010
Themes: Communications - General H1N1
Issue Summary: Public Service Announcement coincides with National Influenza Vaccination Week
Description of Issue(s):

A public service announcement was released to local media on January 8 publicizing National Influenza Vaccination Week. 

Actions taken to address the issue(s): The general public was informed of the possible continuation of the spread of influenza and the need to receive immunizations. The PSA announced the holding of special clinics throughout the East Central Health District in schools and other locations. It also announced the availability of seasonal, H1N1, and nasal mist vaccine to the general public.
Outcomes that resulted from actions taken: N/A

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