Public Health Officer David Ghilarducci tells why he’s hopeful despite lower than normal vaccination numbers.
With the flu and cold season underway, county advises to assume symptoms are COVID-19 related.
Drive-thru clinics to be held by appointment only in September and October.
Flying Colors owner considering classes through video.
There are nine confirmed seasonal flu cases among the skilled nursing residents and 12 cases among the employees.
As of Sept. 29, 39 people have died from the flu in California, including four children.
Californians urged to get the flu vaccine in September/October.
"Influenza vaccination is a safe and effective way to protect you and your family from the flu," said San Benito County Public Health Officer Dr. Gail Newel. "It’s not too late to get vaccinated."
In the past two weeks, 27 confirmed cases have been reported by the Hazel Hawkins Memorial Hospital laboratory
San Benito County Public Health Services will be conducting a Free Flu Vaccination Clinic at Veterans Memorial Building on Thursday Oct. 26 from 1:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.
Free clinic Nov. 19 at Veterans' Memorial Building in downtown Hollister
Free or low-cost immunizations available to eligible children from 6 months to 18 years old