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