Standard flu vaccine available at Pardee Health Education Center
Created on Monday, 26 September 2011 13:17
Written by Kristie Harris
Standard flu vaccines will be available Thursday, Oct. 6, from 8 a.m. - 6 p.m. and Friday, Oct. 7, from 8 a.m. – 4 p.m. at the Pardee Health Education Center, located in the Blue Ridge Mall.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention states that by getting a flu vaccine, one can protect themselves from influenza as well as avoid spreading it to others. This is an inactivated vaccine given by injection and is available to those who are 16 years of age or older.
The standard flu vaccine is $25 and may be purchased by cash, check, credit card or traditional Medicare Part B. Supplemental and private insurance will not be processed, but receipts will be issued for patient reimbursement submissions.
No appointments are necessary. For more information, please call 692-4600.