Congressman Ruiz hosts town hall on flu outbreak

Influenza A (H3N2) responsible for six flu-related deaths in Riverside County this flu season Photo source: Metro ServiceThis year’s flu season is impacting hospitals across the nation, including our very own Hemet Valley Medical Center. ■ Melissa Diaz Hernandez / Editor Last week, Rep. Raul Ruiz, M.D. (D-36) hosted a town hall teleconference on this season’s flu epidemic. Daniel B. Jernigan, M.D., M.P.H., the director of the Influenza Division in the National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases (NCIRD) at the Center for Disease Control (CDC), and Kim Saruwatari, the new director for the Riverside University Health System – Public Health (RUHS-PH) Department, were both on the call with Ruiz to

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