County to provide high-dose flu vaccine to seniors

| October 2, 2014 | 1 Comment

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swine-fluThe Anne Arundel County Department of Health will host two seasonal flu vaccine clinics in October for County residents age 65 and older. These high-dose flu vaccine clinics are free, by appointment only, and supplies are limited. The high-dose flu vaccine is only manufactured for seniors.

The clinics will be held from 8:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. and from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. at the following locations:

  • Monday, October 6 – Glen Burnie Health Center, 416 A Street, S.W., Glen Burnie. Call 410-222-6633 to schedule an appointment.
  • Tuesday, October 7 – Parole Health Center, 1940 Drew Street, Annapolis. Call 410-222-7247 to schedule an appointment.

Although the immunizations are free, the Department appreciates donations to help pay the cost of administering the vaccines.

For more information, visit the Department’s website at www.aahealth.org or call the Flu Line at 410-222-7343.

High-Dose Flu Vaccine Information: http://www.cdc.gov/flu/protect/vaccine/qa_fluzone.htm

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