Please use the likns on the H1N1 Vaccination Information Page
under the "Information" tab. There are 2 links that give
information about the dates and times as well as a printable
permission slip you can fill out in advance. Permission slips
were sent home with all studnets already.
H1N1 Vaccine in Lake Ridge
When: Monday, Dec. 14 and Tuesday, Dec.15, 2009
Where: Longfellow Elementary Gymnasium
Time: 4:00 - 7:00 p.m.
Who: See Below (Bring attached permission slip)
Pregnant womenbecause they are at higher risk
of complications and can potentially provide protection to infants
who cannot be vaccinated.
Household contacts and
caregivers for children younger than 6 months of
agebecause younger infants are at higher risk of
influenza-related complications and cannot be vaccinated.
Vaccination of those in close contact with infants less than 6
months old might help protect infants by "cocooning" them from the
Healthcare and emergency medical services
personnelbecause infections among healthcare workers have
been reported and this can be a potential source of infection for
vulnerable patients. Also, increased absenteeism among healthcare
professionals could reduce healthcare system capacity.
All people from 6 months through 24 years of
Children from 6 months through 18 years of
agebecause there have been many cases of H1N1 (Swine) flu
in children and they are in close contact with each other in school
and day care settings, which increases the likelihood of disease
Young adults 19 through 24 years of agebecause
there have been many cases of H1N1 (Swine) flu in these healthy
young adults and they often live, work, and study in close
proximity, and they are a frequently mobile population.
Persons aged 25 through 64 years who have health
conditions associated with higher risk of medical complications
Sponsored by Lake County Board of Health in association with
Lake Ridge School Corp.
Flu Vaccination Permission Slip Form