Welcome to the Polk County
Influenza (Flu) Resource Center. This website is
intended to provide our partners and the citizens of
Polk County with important information regarding the
2013-2014 flu season.
To access the school clinic
To access the consent form for
HERE for the Health Insurance Consent form for
can I do to protect myself and my family from influenza?
it is not to late to get your flu vaccine! Every one
over the age of 6 month should get a flu shot. The
Polk County Health Department has influenza vaccine
available and appointments can be scheduled by
calling (715) 485-8500. Your local medical provider
may also have the vaccine available.
Wash your hands
as often as possible using soap and water for 15-20
seconds - about as long as it takes to sing "Happy
sanitizer when soap and water are not available
and in-between hand washing.
Stay at home
if you have flu-like symptoms.
Click below to learn more about:
To Do if You Get Sick
What To Do if You Are
Caring for Someone with Flu
Information for Health Professionals
http://flu.wisconsin.gov/ to get up-to-date
information on influenza in Wisconsin.
here to learn more about the nasal spray form of the
here to learn more about the shot form of the flu
caregivers for more information regarding "The Flu";
symptoms, protection from the flu, what to do if your
child gets sick, and medication to treat the flu.
Please follow this link.