University HealthCare Alliance

October 02, 2018

October Coding Corner – Influenza Vaccines

Influenza viruses typically circulate in the United States annually, most commonly from late fall through early spring. Most persons who contract influenza will recover without sequelae. However, influenza can cause serious illness, hospitalization, and death, particularly among older adults, very young children, pregnant women, and those with certain chronic medical conditions.

Click here to read the October Coding Corner newsletter on Influenza Vaccines Guidelines and Recommendations.