Unlike previous years, a good response from regional health care workers in getting their flu shot for this season.

We spoke to Medical Health Officer Doctor Charmaine Enns who says although numbers are not yet available, quite a few front line health care workers are getting vaccinated.

Doctor Enns says no major outbreaks of the flu have been reported in the region so far, in the early days of the influenza season.

Doctor Enns says there is no still no indication on just how severe this flu season is going to be.