COVID-19 data reporting, current outbreaks, Homecoming, and flu shots: Dr. Guan’s final update to the KFL&A community

Dr. Hugh Guan, Acting Medical Officer of Health (MOH) for Kingston, Frontenac, Lennox and Addington (KFL&A) Public Health, provided his final regular COVID-19 update to the local media on Wednesday, Oct. 13, 2021. “This will be my last COVID-19 update in the acting MOH role, I believe. Next week, Dr.

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Vaccine efficacy and third dose protocols top Board of Health agenda

The Board of Health for Kingston Frontenac Lennox & Addington Public Health (KFL&APH) held their regular meeting Wednesday, Sep. 22, 2021, which took place online and in person. Amanda Posadowski, KFL&APH Program Manager for Vaccine-Preventable Disease, reported on the current state of COVID-19 in the area with a review of

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KFL&A Public Health urges residents to get their influenza immunization

The time to get influenza vaccines is now, before the influenza season starts, according to KFL&A Public Health. The sooner that a person is immunized against influenza, the sooner they are protected from this contagious and potentially dangerous illness, according to a release dated Thursday, Oct. 8, 2020.  It is also

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