(Georgia) Region G Local Information Network for Emergencies
What is Region G? A Georgia health department-recognized region, centered around Augusta, Georgia - composed of health-related organizations including 14 hospitals.
This site is devoted primarily to infectious diseases affecting Augusta, Georgia and the Central Savannah River Area (CSRA), with a focus on Influenza. We also feature updates on outbreaks of other infectious diseases of regional interest
CDC graph of visits nationally for influenza-like illness, updated weekly. This graph is up to date as of July 2019 and shows data from multiple years. Click here for more information.
Flu activity is very low in the US during the summer. This site is undergoing renovations and will be updated for the 2019-2020 influenza season
We provide updates weekly from the Georgia Department of Health regarding flu activity in our state. Updates will begin again in November 2019.
How dangerous is fever?
How likely am I or my loved ones to die from the flu?
What medications are available for the flu?
Click on any Region G hospital to go to their home page.