Flu vaccinations available in Wake

October 1, 2009 2:33:59 PM PDT
Wake County is offering its first seasonal flu vaccination clinics beginning October 1 and 2.The clinics will be held 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Public Health Center in Raleigh.

No appointment is necessary and seasonal FluMist and pneumonia shots will be available at the two Raleigh clinics.

The cost for a seasonal flu shot or seasonal FluMist is $30; the cost for a pneumonia shot is $60.

Traditional Medicare Part B will cover the cost of seasonal flu and pneumonia shots. Those with Medicare should bring their Medicare cards. People with Medicare HMOs or other insurance should pay at the time of service.

There is no charge for children 6 months through age 18. Pregnant women may also be eligible for a free vaccination and should ask at the time of service.

Additional clinics will be held at the following times and locations:

Raleigh
Public Health Center - Clinic E
10 Sunnybrook Road, Raleigh
October 6, 8, 13, 15, 20, 22, 27, 29
November 3, 10, 17, 24
9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
No appointment is necessary.

Millbrook Human Services Center
2809 East Millbrook Road, Raleigh
October 13, 20, 27
1 to 3 p.m.
No appointment is necessary.

Fuquay-Varina
Southern Regional Center
130 N. Judd Parkway, Fuquay-Varina
October 6, 13, 20, 27
9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
No appointment is necessary.

Wake Forest
Northern Regional Center
350 East Holding Ave., Wake Forest
October 8, 15, 22, 29
9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
No appointment is necessary.

Zebulon
Eastern Regional Center
1002 Dogwood Drive, Zebulon
By appointment ONLY
Call 919-404-3900 to schedule.

For more information about seasonal flu and H1N1 flu, visit www.wakegov.com/flu.

To find a different clinic anywere in North Carolina check this site, Flu Clinic Finder.

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