|Name of Health Department/Agency:
||Eastern Shore Health District MRC
||Communications - General H1N1
||Eastern Shore Health District and MRC to Tangier Island
|Description of Issue(s):
On January 20, members of the Eastern Shore Health District and MRC volunteers travelled by boat to Tangier, a small island located in the middle of the Chesapeake Bay, to deliver H1N1 vaccines to school and community. Since the island only receives medical care on a limited basis, the community had asked if we would be willing to come to them to administer the vaccine.
|Actions taken to address the issue(s):
||50 H1N1 vaccines we given to school age children and the community.
|Outcomes that resulted from actions taken:
||This clinic was well received by the isolated community.