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. 

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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.

Information on this page is for Community Vaccine Providers (CVPs) at Island Health.

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

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