Arizona Department of Health Services

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The flu season appears to be off to an early start around Northern Arizona. KNAU’s Zac Ziegler reports:

State health officials say flu cases in Arizona have tripled in comparison with previous seasons at this time and that all 15 Arizona counties have reported flu cases.

Universities Consider Sexual Assault Training For Bars

Oct 29, 2019
(AP Photo/Felicia Fonseca)

Seven years ago, Arizona started a program through which bars could get employees trained to stop a potential sexual assault before it happens. Now, researchers at the University of Arizona and Arizona State University are planning to study whether the Arizona Safer Bars Alliance initiative is having a significant impact.

Coconino County has confirmed its first case of influenza of the 2019-2020 season.

An Arizona legislative staff agency has found that state health officials failed to adequately investigate complaints of abuse and neglect at nursing homes statewide, a report said.