Cruise Ship Carrying Probable H1N1 Case Docks in Sitka; All Aboard Healthy

The Royal Caribbean cruise ship Serenade of the Seas is now docked at Sitka. The vessel left Washington state with a crew member who had tested in Seattle for a probable case of H1N1, the so called swine flu virus. All crew and passengers are healthy, the crew member took anti virals and tested negative in Ketchikan.

Lori Townsend, APRN – Anchorage

Alaska State Health Resource: Swine Flu

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