Flu Near You


The flunearyou sensor platform allows users in the United States and its territories to get information regarding reported flu symptoms from Flu Near You. The platform can return user-reported information as well reports from the Center for Disease Control (CDC).

Configuration

To enable the platform, add the following lines to your configuration.yaml file:

sensor:
  - platform: flunearyou

Configuration Variables

monitored_conditions

(list)(Optional)The sensor categories to display.

Default value: [“cdc_report”, “user_report”]

latitude

(string)(Optional)The latitude of the location to monitor.

Default value: The latitude defined under the homeassistant key in configuration.yaml.

longitude

(string)(Optional)The longitude of the location to monitor.

Default value: The longitude defined under the homeassistant key in configuration.yaml.

Sensor Types

User Report

  • Number of reported cases of Avian Flu symptoms
  • Number of reported cases of Dengue symptoms
  • Number of reported cases of Flu symptoms
  • Number of reported cases of Flu-like symptoms
  • Number of reported cases of Leptospirosis symptoms
  • Total number of reported cases with symptoms
  • Number of reported cases with no symptoms

CDC Report

  • Current CDC level for the state
  • Current CDC “Level 2” for the state