The Iowa Department of Public Health strives to protect the health of Iowans during the flu season. In flu season, we constantly assess guidelines and information released by federal health officials. We also conduct surveillance for influenza in Iowa. For more information about influenza, the flu vaccine or Iowa influenza activity see the items below.
Check this site often for the most recent influenza information.
School reporting and surveillance systems:
Sentinel schools that participate in the IISN report absence due to illness each week.
If you are unable to report using the survey tool please contact the Center for Acute Disease Epidemiology at (800) 362-2735