Public schools to offer free flu vaccinations

July 2007
State Health Watch;Jul2007, Vol. 14 Issue 7, p12
The article reports on the free flu vaccination program in Honolulu, Hawaii. According to the article, the state is the first one to provide flu vaccinations to students of elementary and intermediate public schools for free. The aim of the program is to reduce cases of the illness every year. The program, which cost $2.5 million, will require parents to sign consent forms before their children could be vaccinated with either flu shots or nasal flu mist.


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