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The Department of Health and Senior Services is continuing its enhanced statewide monitoring for flu-like illnesses. The Department sent guidance information to
New Jersey continues to put its readiness plans in place as health officials continue to monitor the state for any influenza-like illnesses in light of the outbreak of swine flu in the United States and Mexico, said Governor Jon S. Corzine. We understand that residents of our state are concerned about what is happening in other states.
As of today,
The Department of Health and Senior Services is the lead state agency as
Its important for the general public to remain informed and know what steps they can take to protect themselves and their family, said Health and Senior Services Commissioner Heather Howard. We will continue to share information with our health care partners, hospitals, providers and the public.
Commissioner Howard also reminds the public that there are precautions that everyone should take to reduce the chance of getting ill:
For more information about swine flu, visit www.cdc.gov/swineflu or www.nj.gov/health
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