The Flu (Influenza)

Influenza has a significant impact on community health throughout the year. Stay informed and learn more about the flu on Vancouver Island. 

Also see Flu & Immunization Services.

Influenza vaccine is the most effective method we have to prevent getting sick from influenza or passing it on to others.

Protect yourself and your loved ones by getting a flu shot.

This information is for community vaccine providers in the Island Health region.

This page is for administrators and staff who work in residential care facilities affiliated with Island Health.

Seasonal influenza, often called the flu, is a serious, infectious and contagious respiratory illness.