Douglas County public health offers flu clinicsThe Douglas County Public Health Service provides community-based clinics to give the HINI Influenza A vaccine. Clinics runs 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
The Douglas County Public Health Service provides community-based clinics to give the HINI Influenza A vaccine. Clinics runs 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday at the Mariner Mall Health Fair, 69 N. 28th St.; 1-3 p.m. Tuesday at the Salvation Army, 916 Hughitt Ave.; 9:30-11:30 a.m. Wednesday at the Kro Bar and Grill congregate meal site, U.S. Highway 2, Brule; 1-3:30 p.m. Feb. 16 at Northwest Wisconsin Community Action, 1118 Tower Ave.; 10:30 a.m. to noon Feb. 17 at Solid Rock Mission, 1004 N. Sixth St.; 10:30 a.m. to noon Feb. 19 at the Lake Nebagamon Auditorium, 11596 Waterfront Drive; 9-11 a.m. Feb. 20 at Peace Lutheran Church, 9523 E. U.S. Highway 2, Poplar; 10-11:30 a.m. Feb. 22 at Phoenix Villa congregate meal site, 1104 John Ave.; 4-5:30 p.m. Feb. 23 at Faith United Methodist Church, 1104 John Ave.; and 10-11:30 a.m. at Holy Assumption Catholic Church, 5601 Tower Ave.
Vaccination is now open to any person who wishes to receive it. There is no charge for the H1N1 Influenza A vaccination. The H1N1 vaccine consent form can be found online; this may be filled out and brought to the vaccination clinic.
In addition, individuals may receive the H1N1 and seasonal influenza vaccination at the Public Health Service on Mondays through Fridays from 8:15 a.m. to 4 p.m. The charge for the seasonal shot is $22; Medicare and Medicaid billing only.
The Douglas County Public Health Service will continue to schedule H1N1 vaccination clinics at various sites and times throughout the county. To find scheduled clinics or information visit www.douglascountywi.org/flu, or call 2-1-1. You may also call the Douglas County Health Issues Line at (715) 395-7411.