Disease Prevention & Control
Flu Activity in Northern Kentucky
To track how flu is circulating in the community, NKY Health monitors flu cases from October to May each year. Cases are reported by local health care providers and hospitals. Flu monitoring for the 2022-2023 season began on Oct. 1.
During the 2021-2022 flu season, a total of 1,343 cases of flu were reported in Northern Kentucky.
All people age 6 months and older should be vaccinated for flu. Medicare and most private health insurance providers will cover flu vaccination as a preventive service. If you are interested in receiving the flu vaccine, please contact your health care provider.
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