2016 Community Flu Shot Clinics

CCHD’s Emergency Preparedness Program plans for all types of emergency situations that could affect the public’s health. One of these emergency situations is a disease epidemic. The best way to prevent the spread of communicable disease, and stop an outbreak before it starts, is…

Flu Shot Clinics Coming to Great Falls

  Get your flu shot from immunization professionals at the Community Drive Through and Walk-In Flu Shot Clinics! The Cascade City-County Health Department (CCHD) wants to remind residents that the 2015 Community Flu Shot Clinics are right around the corner! Adults age 18 and…

Season’s First Flu Case Confirmed in Cascade County

Cascade City-County Health Department (CCHD) has received confirmation of Cascade County’s first influenza case of the season from the Montana Public Health Laboratory. This is also the first influenza case for the state of Montana this flu season. Influenza, or the flu, is a…

Drive Through Flu Shot Clinic Canceled

Due to an unanticipated delay in flu vaccine shipments, the Cascade City-County Health Department regrets to inform residents that the Drive Through Community Flu Shot Clinic that was scheduled for September 16th is cancelled. “We are very disappointed that we will not be able…

2014 Community Flu Shot Clinic

CCHD’s Emergency Preparedness Program plans for all types of emergency situations that could affect the public’s health. One of these emergency situations is a disease epidemic. The best way to prevent the spread of communicable disease, and stop an outbreak before it starts, is…

Protect Yourself and Your Community from Influenza

Influenza (the flu) is a serious, contagious respiratory illness that, if severe, can cause hospitalization and even death. The good news is that it can be prevented. Protect yourself and those close to you from the flu by taking some simple precautions. Get a…

Influenza in Cascade County

The Cascade City-County Health Department (CCHD) reminds residents that influenza, a potentially serious respiratory illness, is still circulating in the community. As of January 5, 2013 there had been 2,247 confirmed and suspect cases for the entire state, with 94 of those occuring in…

Increasing Number of Flu Cases in Cascade County

The 2012-2013 flu season started earlier than in recent years. The number of cases has been steadily climbing each week, and there is a dramatically higher incidence of flu than what was being seen last year at this time. In fact, during the last…

Protect Yourself from Influenza – Get Vaccinated!

Flu season is upon us! At date of publication, there have been four confirmed cases of influenza in Montana, and the arrival of the flu in Cascade County is likely not far off. The same steps you take to prevent disease all year –…

Protect Yourself and Others From Influenza

Influenza (the flu) is a serious, contagious respiratory illness that, if severe, can cause hospitalization and even death. The good news is that it can be prevented. Protect yourself and those close to you from the flu by taking some simple precautions. Wash Your…