Health Update: January 31, 2014 Influenza in Missouri

Health Alerts, Advisories and Updates

Health Update:  January 31, 2014

SUBJECT: Influenza in Missouri, 2013-2014

On December 26, 2013, the Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services (DHSS) issued a Health Advisory containing information on the current influenza season as well as recommendations on diagnostic testing and the use of antiviral drugs (

This Health Update summarizes influenza activity in Missouri through late January, and provides information on how medical providers and facilities can access DHSS’ Weekly Influenza Report.  Health Alerts, Advisories, and Updates are available on the DHSS website.  For the most current information, please visit: