Children's Minnesota in the News

The importance of the flu vaccine

Patsy Stinchfield, infectious disease nurse practitioner and senior director of infection control, joined other health care leaders at a National Foundation for Infectious Diseases (NFID) press conference on the upcoming flu season. Stinchfield emphasized the need for all individuals to get vaccinated, but especially those who come in contact with children. Read the full story from the American Academy of Pediatrics: Roughly 59% of children vaccinated against flu last season.

Hayley Sitz