Eligibility for a Free Flu Shot

Eligibility for a Free Flu Shot

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

Am I eligible for a free flu shot?

In British Columbia, the seasonal flu vaccine is provided free of charge to many people.

Visit HealthLinkBC for more information about who should get the vaccine.  

News & Events

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Island Health Magazine Spring 2021

Island Health magazine spring 2021 features articles on COVID-19 including a look back at the past year. Also included are articles on the health benefits of spending time in nature, memory loss and aging, and a moving article about one family’s journey with hospice care.

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Currents Winter 2021

Currents Winter 2021

Read vaccination stories, updates on the Cowichan District Hospital build and more, in the latest edition of Currents!

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B.C. Honours Excellence in Nursing

Several Island Health nurses have been honoured in this year's Nursing Awards of Excellence.

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