Oklahoma, www.OK.gov <{$map[0].NAME}>

Contact  |  A-Z Health Index  |  Events & Meetings

get adobe reader

OK FluView:  Weekly Influenza Activity Summary
Get Email Updates:Subscribe to OSDH E-Updates 

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
7 126 0

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.

National Information:

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.

Creating a State of Health Logo