Monday, Dec 9, 2013
Jackson County Health Department Provides Flu Vaccines
Date(s) & Time(s)::
Daily from October 11, 2013 until November 8, 2013
Phone: 618-684-3143, ext. 517
Jackson County Health Department provides flu vaccine on a walk-in basis now through November 8th, 2013 from 7:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. on Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Fridays, and on Thursdays from 7:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. In addition to the walk-in clinics, people can get their flu vaccine at health department clinics offered in the community (See table below.)Return to event list.
State employees can go to any clinic site for their vaccine, however, the health department will be at the SIU Student Recreation Center on October 18 from 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Flu vaccination is free for anyone with Medicare B, Medicaid, and State employees, upon presentation of their insurance cards. The health department also accepts most insurances including: Health Link, Health Alliance, Cigna, Blue Cross Blue Shield, Aetna, Coventry, and Humana (please bring your insurance card). Without insurance coverage for the flu vaccine, the charge is $35 and can be paid by cash or check (debit or credit cards accepted only at the health department location). Adult pneumonia vaccine is also available for $90 and covered by many insurance plans.
JCHD Public Flu Clinics 2013 Locations Dates and Times:
*SIUC Student Recreation Center (State employees and families) - Friday, October 18, 8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
*Elkville Civic Center, E. Kimmel & 6th St., Elkville, IL - Monday, October 21, 1:30 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.
*Makanda Community Center - Wednesday, October 23, 11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.
*Ava Buck Bower Park Community Building - Friday, October 25, 8:30 a.m. - Noon
*Murphysboro American Legion - Friday, October 25, 1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.
For more information on community clinic dates and locations, check our website or call.
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