Funded (free) Flu Vaccines All individuals aged 65 years and older. Individuals aged 6 months to 64 years who: have cardiovascular disease (ischaemic heart disease, congestive heart disease, rheumatic heart disease, congenital heart disease or cerebrovascular disease) have chronic respiratory disease (asthma if on regular preventive therapy; other chronic respiratory disease with impaired lung function) […]
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5 September 2012 Meningococcal Disease Alert for Auckland Region MEDIA RELEASE BY ARPHS Auckland Regional Public Health Services (ARPHS) has received notification of five confirmed cases of Meningococcal disease, across the Auckland region since 29 August 2012. There have been no fatalities reported in relation to these recent notifications and investigations have not established a […]
* as of end July 2012 the epidemic is officially over *
As of June 2012 this is spreading rapidly through Auckland. By 1 January 2012 there have been 322 cases of pertussis notified and over 1,500 contacts requiring follow up in the Auckland region. This outbreak has now reached such significant numbers that containment is no longer feasible and a different approach is needed. Auckland Regional […]
A rapid rise in the number of measles cases is a reminder for parents to make sure that their children’s immunisations are up to date. There have been 90 notified measles cases so far this year – more than seven times higher than the total number of cases for all of last year. Measles is […]