h1n1

Immunization Day

By: Health

Date(s): 
Mon, 04/05/2010 - 5:00am - 8:00am

On Monday, April 5th—9:00 a.m. - Noon at the Olean Office of the Health Department

Be sure you are up to date on your families immunizations.  Immunizations for children under age 19 are free.

H1N1 vaccine will also be available to anyone for free.

No appointment is needed. Read more

2012 Influenza Shot Clinics

News from Preventive posted on Wed, 09/21/2011 - 6:51am
Get your flu shot!

Get your flu shot!

Be sure to check the schedule and get a flu shot during the 2012 Public Influenza Clinics.

BRING your insurance card – we will bill the following:

 Medicare, Blue Cross/ Blue Shield, Independent Health, Univera,

 Fidelis, Today’s Options, Evercare, and Humana

 NO insurance? Cost = $20.00

Office of Emergency Services Staff and Services

Fire Service

Cattaraugus County Fire Coordinator - Christopher Baker

Within the Office of Emergency Services staff are the County Fire Coordinator and five Deputy Fire Coordinators, one for each county fire district (made up of multiple fire response districts/ fire departments) in Cattaraugus County.  These Coordinators oversee and direct fire service activity including training and response.

Emergency Medical Services (EMS)

Cattaraugus County EMS Coordinator - Robert Kuhn Read more

Health Dept. Releases 2009 H1N1 Influenza Response Report

News from Health posted on Fri, 02/05/2010 - 5:02pm

The 2009 H1N1 Influenza Response Report is available for download at http://www.cattco.org/downloads/health/2009-h1n1-influenza-response

2009 H1N1 Influenza Response

The following report is the Cattaraugus County Health Department's review of their 2009 plans and strategies to deal with the Novel H1N1 Influenza.

Department: Health

Filed under: h1n1, flu, influenza, Novel Influenza A

Governor Paterson Announces Changes on H1N1 Vaccinations

News from Health posted on Fri, 12/11/2009 - 2:28pm

EVERYONE over age 6 months is now eligible for H1N1 vaccine - please encourage anyone and everyone to come to one of our clinics! Thus far we have scheduled Olean Bethany Lutheran (across from County Bldg), TODAY the 11th, from 1 to 7 pm....and in Cattaraugus on Wednesday, the 16th, at the Fireman's Club on South Street, also from 1 to 7 pm.

Is it OK to get a H1N1 shot before a seasonal flu shot?

Yes you may get either the seasonal flu shot or the H1N1 flu shot in any order.  We recommend that you get your vaccinations when ever they become available to you. 

Update on Seasonal Flu Vaccine & H1N1 Flu Vaccine

News from Health posted on Wed, 10/14/2009 - 11:02am

SEASONAL FLU VACCINE

NOTE: Your own doctor may be your best option for getting seasonal flu vaccine. Many health care providers have received supplies of seasonal flu vaccine, while other providers are still waiting to receive their vaccines. Providers will continue to receive vaccines in the coming weeks, and vaccination for seasonal flu will continue through November and December, in time to provide protection against the seasonal flu.

Novel H1N1 Flu & Seasonal Flu: Differences and Similarities

News from Health posted on Wed, 09/23/2009 - 9:56am

Many people are wondering what the differences are between seasonal flu and novel H1N1 flu (Swine Flu). Novel H1N1 flu is caused by a new virus that is different from the seasonal flu we usually see each fall and winter. The virus that causes the seasonal flu changes a little bit each year, but the changes are small and people have some resistance to the virus. This year, the flu virus that is spreading is new and different enough so that many people, especially younger people, do not have much resistance.

Partners in Preparedness 2009 Volume I, Issue 3

The attached PDF is the 2009 Volume 1, Issue 3 Partners in Preparedness: News for Trusted Local Leaders from the NYS DOH Office of Health Emergency Preparedness.

This issue is a special edition about the current H1N1 (Swine Flu) outbreak.

Department: Health

Filed under: preparedness, organizations, h1n1, swine flu

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