For Health Care ProvidersFor Clinicians and Public Health Professionals

Health care workers play a very important role in the health and safety of Louisianians, particularly during flu season. That's why it is critical that clinicians and health care providers prepare for flu season by receiving flu vaccines themselves. Remember, if your job is protecting and helping others, your first job is to protect yourself.

Long Term Care Facilities

State and CDC Flu surveillance reports

Weekly and monthly state flue reports can help health care providers keep track of flu season and any new developments that might be a threat to their patients.

Health care workers can also consult the following state resources for updates about the flu:

Additional Resources for health care administrators

Fight the Flu Fliers
For Children 6 months old and older
For People up to 24 years old
For School-aged children
For People up to 24 years old
For Healthcare and EMS workers
For Parents and caregivers of children 0 to 6 months old
  65 and Older? Now is the time to get your flu shot.
For Expecting mothers
For People 65 and older