Pandemic Influenza Resources


World Health Organization Avian influenza page

National Managed by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, this site is one-stop access to U.S. Government avian and pandemic flu information. Planning checklists for health care, businesses, families, and community organizations are located here.

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Avian Influenza page

Flu Wiki The purpose of the Flu Wiki is to help local communities prepare for and perhaps cope with a possible influenza pandemic.

OSHA's Pandemic Influenza Preparedness and Response Guidance for Healthcare Workers and Healthcare Employers

Wall Street Journal Avian Influenza Tracker


State A resource for avian, pandemic, and influenza information in Maine

Draft Influenza Pandemic Plan

Cooperative Extension



Bates College Flu Site Flu resources compiled by Franklin Community Health Network. The site includes Franklin Memorial Hospital's pandemic plan.

Central Maine Regional Resource Center

Southern Maine Regional Resource Center website featuring links to local, regional, and statewide planning.

Southern Maine Epidemiology Program (Portland Department of Health) The Southern Maine Epidemiology program is part of the City of Portland, Health and Human Services Department and provides notifiable disease investigation, surveillance and educational services to the counties of Cumberland, Sagadahoc and York on behalf of the State of Maine. Additionally, this program provides public health emergency preparedness and response consultation, coordination, implementation and evaluation for all three counties.

University of Southern Maine Pandemic Flu Task Force This web site will serve as the source of official information from the University to the entire University community before, during and after a pandemic influenza situation.


FluAid is software to assist state and local level planners in preparing for the next influenza pandemic by providing estimates of potential impact specific to their locality.

FluSurge is a spreadsheet-based model which provides hospital administrators and public health officials estimates of the surge in demand for hospital-based services during the next influenza pandemic.