Health: 140 confirmed influenza-associated deaths this season in Georgia with two reported last week.

Health: 140 confirmed influenza-associated deaths this season in Georgia with two reported last week.

Georgia Weekly Influenza Report for March 25-31 from the Georgia Department of Public Health:

  • During week 13, there was LOW influenza-like illness intensity with LOCAL occurrences throughout Georgia.
  • Metro hospitalizations: There were 10 hospitalizations because of influenza infection during week 13. There have been 2,972 hospitalizations so far this season.
  • Influenza Related Deaths: As of week 13, there have been 140 confirmed influenza-associated deaths (four pediatric) for the 2017-2018 season. That’s two more deaths from the previous week’s report (138).
  • For additional weekly reports, please click Georgia Flu Activity.
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