1120 SW 5th Avenue, Room 1250, Portland, OR 97204
Occupational Health & Infectious Disease
Risk Management, Portland, OR
On-Site Flu Clinics are now completed.
If you still need a free flu shot, please contact Carolyn Williams, RN at Carolyn.Williams@portlandoregon.gov or call her at 503-823-5238 to schedule an appointment. There is still time to become immune before flu season hits hard.
For current information on Flu activity in Oregon, Go to Flu Bites - Oregon's Weekly Surveillance Report for Influenza and Respiratory Viruses (a publication of the Oregon Health Authority)
It's not too Late to get a Flu Shot! Being immunized is the number one way to avoid the flu.
Contact the Benefits Office for information on using your Employee Health Plan to get a flu shot
While the possibility of an Ebola outbreak in Portland is extremely low, a more immediate health concern for Portlanders is the start of cold and flu season. Follow this link to the Center for Disease Control website for more information on both
Answers to Frequently Asked Questions
Since colds and flu share various symptoms, it can be difficult to diagnose on symptoms alone. This chart demonstrates some of the common shared symptoms and how they differ in each.
Steps to prevent getting the flu
Facts, Signs & Symptoms, Prevention, and Treatments