“Michigan law imposes on MDHHS a duty to continually and diligently endeavor to “prevent disease, prolong life, and promote public health,” and gives the Department “general supervision of the interests of health and life of people of this state.” MCL 333.2221. MDHHS may “[e]xercise authority and promulgate rules to safeguard properly the public health; to prevent the spread of diseases and the existence of sources of contamination; and to implement and carry out the powers and duties vested by law in the department.” MCL 333.2226(d).”
his order remains in effect through December 8th at 11:59 pm. Local health departments and law enforcement have full authorization to investigate potential violations and enforce this order.
Full Order: Gatherings + Face Mask Order
Staying up-to-date on your immunizations helps you keep yourself and others in your community safe from diseases like flu and measles. With COVID-19 cases on the rise, it is especially important everyone who can safely vaccinate against influenza does so now. Now is the ideal time for people to receive their flu vaccinations.
Hamilton Community Health Network Flu Clinics have stared up for this year! Find the full list of dates, times, and locations here.
The Genesee County Health Department Immunizations Clinic is also equipped to provide flu vaccinations. Request an appointment here: https://gchd.us/immunization-appointment-request-form/
You can also receive this vaccine from your primary care physician or a local pharmacy. Call your physician or local pharmacy for more information.
Last updated: 11/30/2020, 12:06 pm