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Flu Vaccines Still Available to Eligible Veterans

Flu Shots
Posted at 5:51 PM, Jan 10, 2013
and last updated 2013-01-10 13:17:03-05

(WTXL)-- In an effort to reduce the impact of the seasonal flu and connected illness, enrolled/eligible Veterans may still obtain a seasonal flu vaccination at any of the thirteen (13) North Florida/South Georgia Veteran Health System facilities through January 25, 2013. The locations, days, and times can be found below.  Many people suffer severe consequences from the flu. It is very important for every Veteran to get his or her flu shot. The flu shot is the only measure of protection from the influenza virus.

Friendly Reminders:

Please bring your VA ID card.

Flu Shots are available for Veterans presently enrolled within North Florida/South Georgia Veterans Health System.

If you have a scheduled appointment at the Gainesville or Lake City Medical Center during flu shot season, you can get your flu shot that day.

For updates, please call: 1-800-324-8387, ext. 3358.

Gainesville VA Medical Center Main Lab Monday through Friday 6:30 am - 2:30 pm  Primary Care Monday through Friday 7:30 am - 3:30 pm  Lake City VA Medical Center  Main Entrance Monday through Friday 7:00 am - 3:30 pm Outpatient Entrance/Pharmacy  Monday through Friday 8:00 am - 4:30 pm

Tallahassee OPC (Main Location) Monday through Friday 8:30 am - 12:00 pm 12:30 pm - 3:30 pm Jacksonville OPC (Main & South Point Locations)  Monday through Friday 7:30 am - 11:30 am 1:00 pm - 3:30 pm By appointment

Marianna CBOC Monday through Friday 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm (Central Standard Time) Valdosta CBOC Monday through Friday 8:00 am - 12:30 pm 

Lecanto CBOC  Monday through Friday 8:30 am - 12:00 pm 1:00 pm - 3:30 pm Ocala CBOC  Monday through Friday 8:00 am ‐ 11:45 am 12:30 pm ‐ 2:30 pm

St. Augustine CBOC  Monday through Friday 8:00 am - 11:00 am 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm Palatka CBOC Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday 12:00 pm - 3:30 pm

St. Mary's CBOC Monday through Friday 8:00 am - 11:00 am 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm  The Villages OPC  1:00 pm - 3:00 pm only 

Waycross CBOC Tuesday & Wednesday 8:00 am - 3:00 pm 

NO open/walk-in flu shot clinic will be available weekends or on Martin Luther King Day January 21, 2013