The Louisville Metro Department of Public Health and Wellness will hold an H1N1 vaccination clinic next week in west Louisville for people at high risk of contracting the swine flu. Officials say three-thousand doses of H1N1 vaccine will be administered next Tuesday, November 24 at the New Zion Baptist Church at 1501 South 34th Street. […]
The Jefferson County Public School district is planning three weeks of H1N1 vaccine clinics for students starting November 30th. JCPS Coordinator of Health Services Bonnie Ciarroccki says officials don’t know how many doses of H1N1 vaccine they’ll have to distribute. The health department is supplying the vaccine. Ciarroccki says they plan to vaccinate schools throughout […]
The Louisville Metro Department of Public Health and Wellness will hold another vaccination clinic for the H1N1 virus this Saturday, November 21. Spokesperson Dave Langdon says about three thousand doses of the vaccine will be available for distribution to people at high risk of contracting the H1N1 flu. He says it’s an even mix of […]
From Kentucky Public Radio’s Tony McVeigh At least 22 people in Kentucky have now died from H1N1, or swine flu, since the disease first entered the state in late April. The latest swine flu deaths occurred in Floyd, Boone, Nelson and Pendleton counties and involved two men in their 20’s and 40’s, a school-aged child […]
With supplies nearly exhausted, a mass H1N1 vaccination clinic in Louisville ended ahead of schedule Thursday afternoon. Health department officials shut down the lines at 1pm, seven hours before the scheduled end of the clinic outside Papa John’s Cardinal Stadium. More than 19,000 doses of the vaccine were administered during the clinic that began Wednesday morning. Health deparment […]
Two days of H1N1 vaccinations begin Wednesday outside of Papa John’s Cardinal Stadium. The health department says at least 15,000 doses of the vaccine will be available for distribution over the course of two days. The shots and nasal spray are intended for those at high risk of contracting H1N1 flu or for flu complications, […]
The Louisville Metro Department of Health and Wellness will begin vaccinating the public for H1N1 this week.
The number of H1N1-related deaths in Kentucky has climbed to 18 in the last week, with two deaths in Jefferson County, and two others in Kenton County. State epidemiologist Dr. Kraig Humbaugh says the state has been allocated about 442-thousand doses, and about 30-percent of those are nasal spray. “I think there might be some […]
Two H1N1 vaccination clinics will be set up in Louisville next week.
The Louisville Metro Department of Public Health and Wellness will announce details Wednesday about the city’s first immunization clinics for those at high risk of contracting the H1N1 flu. The high risk population includes, among others, pregnant women, people who care for children under the age of six months and health care workers. Limited quantities of H1N1 vaccine […]