Four of residents who died at nursing home had been vaccinated against the flu

first_img Guidelines for reopening of hospitality sector published Twitter Previous articleOutbreak of flu at Nazareth House to be investigatedNext article26-year-old man shot in punishment style attack in Strabane News Highland Calls for maternity restrictions to be lifted at LUH Three factors driving Donegal housing market – Robinson By News Highland – April 4, 2012 News Facebook Google+ It’s emerged that four of the six residents who died from influenza had been vaccinated against the flu.Eleven people there remain ill with varying degrees of symptoms – and doctors say they have concerns about some of these patients.The Health Protection Surveillance Centre says unfortunately, this year’s flu virus was not ideally matched to the strain of flu which caused the deaths.Director of the Centre, Doctor Darina O’Flanagan, says another factor was undoubtedly the ages of those who died:[podcast]http://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2012/04/08dari11.mp3[/podcast] Twitter WhatsAppcenter_img Facebook Almost 10,000 appointments cancelled in Saolta Hospital Group this week Pinterest Four of residents who died at nursing home had been vaccinated against the flu LUH system challenged by however, work to reduce risk to patients ongoing – Dr Hamilton Google+ RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Pinterest WhatsApp Business Matters Ep 45 – Boyd Robinson, Annette Houston & Michael Margeylast_img read more