OK FluView: Weekly Influenza Activity Summary
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The purpose of the influenza statistics page is to provide summaries of influenza information obtained from the Oklahoma State Department of Health (OSDH) Acute Disease Service (ADS) influenza sentinel surveillance system and influenza test results from the OSDH Public Health Laboratory (PHL). As of October 15, 2015, OSDH began producing a weekly report, and updated influenza statistics are posted each Thursday by 10:00 a.m. during the 2015-2016 flu season.
|Influenza-Associated Hospitalization Surveillance for 2015-2016 Season
|Number of New Hospitalizations and/or
Deaths Reported with Testing between
February 3 - February 9, 2016
|Cumulative Hospitalizations and/or Deaths Since October 4, 2015
||Cumulative Deaths since October 4, 2015
Sentinel Surveillance Summary for January 31 through February 6, 2016
- The percentage of outpatient visits statewide meeting the criteria for ILI1 was 3.4% (215/6,296).
- 6.1% (44/726) of rapid influenza tests performed by sentinel laboratories and physicians were positive for influenza. Thirty-four specimens indicated infection with influenza A, and ten specimens indicated infection with influenza B.
- 28.5% (94/330) of the RSV tests performed by sentinel laboratories were positive.
- Three (27%) of the eleven specimens tested for influenza by PCR at the Public Health Laboratory (PHL) were positive. Each specimen was positive for a different type/subtype of influenza: influenza A (2009) H1, influenza A H3, and influenza B.
1Influenza-like illness is defined as having a fever (>100°F) combined with a cough and/or a sore throat.
Weekly National Statistics (CDC)
Flu Activity Level Criteria (CDC)
United States Influenza Activity Map
Weekly Hospitalizations by Week of Positive Influenza Test
Influenza Hospitalizations and Deaths by County
Influenza Hospitalizations and Deaths by Age Group
Weekly Percent of Influenza-like Illness Based on Total Patient Visits to Sentinel Clinicians
Weekly Percent Positive Influenza Testing Graph 2012-2016
Weekly Sentinel Lab Number, Type, and Percent Positive Influenza Testing Graph 2015-2016
Weekly Influenza Viral Testing Graph
Weekly Viral Respiratory Testing Table
Weekly Percent Positive RSV Testing Graph 2012-2016
This page last updated February 11, 2016.