Graph of the Day for October 13, 2009

Randall Hoven
"Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Secretary Janet Napolitano, Department of Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius and Department of Education Secretary Arne Duncan joined today with Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Director for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases Dr. Anne Schuchat to discuss H1N1...  Dr. Schuchat and Secretary Sebelius outlined the four pillars of President Obama's ‘National Framework for Response' -- surveillance, community mitigation, vaccination, and communication -- and detailed planning and preparedness efforts used by the federal government to facilitate these goals."

US Dept. of Health and Human Services news release, August 4, 2009. 


Source:  Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). 


Hoven's Index for October 13, 2009


Number of H1N1 infections in the US, April-August 2009:  at least 1,000,000.

Number of hospitalizations:  9,079.

Number of deaths:  593.


Source:  CDC

"Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Secretary Janet Napolitano, Department of Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius and Department of Education Secretary Arne Duncan joined today with Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Director for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases Dr. Anne Schuchat to discuss H1N1...  Dr. Schuchat and Secretary Sebelius outlined the four pillars of President Obama's ‘National Framework for Response' -- surveillance, community mitigation, vaccination, and communication -- and detailed planning and preparedness efforts used by the federal government to facilitate these goals."

US Dept. of Health and Human Services news release, August 4, 2009. 


Source:  Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). 


Hoven's Index for October 13, 2009


Number of H1N1 infections in the US, April-August 2009:  at least 1,000,000.

Number of hospitalizations:  9,079.

Number of deaths:  593.


Source:  CDC