Two more flu cases reported at Ft. Gordon

Fort Gordon and Eisenhower Army Medical Center received confirmation late Wednesday of two more cases of H1N1 flu.

According to a statement released this morning, a 31-year-old active duty servicemember who was seen at EAMC on June 27 and a 44-year-old retiree who was examined on June 30 are the confirmed cases.

The soldier was hospitalized briefly and then sent home, and the retiree was not hospitalized.

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State and local public health departments have been notified. EAMC and Fort Gordon have a contingency plan in place and continue to be proactive in treating and testing patients who present flu-like symptoms.

 

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