Influenza Program 2019-2020 - key messages for stakeholders

In preparation for the 2019-2020 Influenza season the NS Department of Health and Wellness has created key messages in Q & A format to provide information to care providers.

As in previous years, all Nova Scotians aged 6 months and older will be eligible to receive the influenza vaccine. However, it is of utmost importance that those individuals at high risk for influenza related complications or hospitalizations, including pregnant women and individuals capable of transmitting influenza to others, be immunized.

For the full article, see the RCP e-News September 2019.