We are in the thick of influenza season right now. March is typically a big month for influenza illness as we welcome travelers from around the world. The CDC has recently issued an update that a second wave of more severe influenza is circulating and Colorado has been identified as having WIDESPREAD influenza activity.
PLEASE STAY HOME FROM WORK AND SCHOOL IF YOU ARE SICK!! Staying home when you are ill is the kindest protection that you can offer to your schoolmates and
Decrease your chances of getting sick by following these basic guidelines:
- take good care of your health with a nutrient rich diet,
- wash your hands frequently,
- get plenty of rest,
- don’t touch your face at work,
- kindly ask your ill coworkers to go home.
Please don’t hesitate to contact me with any questions.
Amy Behrhorst, PA-C, MHP | Employee Health
Aspen Valley Hospital | Aspen, CO