Public Health continues to investigate possible cases, illness clusters, and monitor for severe cases by tracking patient visits and hospitalizations. To date in the U.S., illness from this new flu has been mostly mild to moderate—similar to seasonal flu. Most new flu illnesses have resolved without complications and without the need to see a doctor or receive treatment.
Those with inquiries regarding H1N1 (swine flu)may call L.A. County Public Health by dialing “211” on their home or mobile phone.
California Department of Public Health's (CDPH) toll-free H1N1 (swine flu) hotline in English and Spanish: