75% of Front Line Healthcare Staff H1N1 Vaccinated

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Acting Chief Medical Officer, Dr. Winston De La Haye, says approximately 75-percent of front line healthcare staff have now been vaccinated against the H1N1 virus or Swine Flu.

He was speaking this morning with our news centre.

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About 42 persons have so far contracted swine flu, with the virus claiming four lives.

Dr. De La Haye says the country is on high alert.

He says 3,000 doses of flu vaccine are set to arrive in the island next Thursday.

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