Flu vaccine clinics coming to Tallahassee Tuesday and Thursday

Flu Vaccine
Posted at 12:47 PM, Dec 18, 2012

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. -- The Leon County Health Department continues to hold flu vaccination clinics for anyone, 6 months of age and older*, who needs a flu vaccination. Flu vaccinations will be available on a walk-in basis, with no appointment needed, for the dates/times listed below – these clinics will take place at the Roberts & Stevens Clinic, 1515 Old Bainbridge Road:

  • Tuesday, December 18th 12:30 – 4:30 p.m.
  • Thursday, December 20th 12:30 – 4:30 p.m.

The cost for the flu vaccine is $22.00. The vaccine is available at no charge for individuals who have Medicare Part B or Capital Health Plan (CHP). Individuals with Medicare Part B or CHP must bring their driver’s license (or other valid ID) and Medicare or CHP card. Flu vaccinations are also available free of charge for children age 6 months – 18 years old who meet any of the following criteria:

· have no health insurance

· are Medicaid recipients

· have health insurance that does not cover immunizations

· are Native American or Alaskan Native

Children must be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian.

Flu vaccinations are available other weekdays by appointment. For additional information or to schedule an appointment, please call the Leon County Health Department, Immunization Program Office, at (850) 606-8020.

*Presently flu vaccine supply is limited for children 6 – 35 months of age. Please call first to make certain vaccine is available: (850) 606-8020.