Worth Knowing: Free Flu Shot Clinics at DHMC and elsewhere are being offered now
It is definitely time to get your flu shot, and several Upper Valley locations will be offering free flu shot clinics for the next few weeks. So check your calendar and find one that works for you.
Free flu shot clinics at DHMC from 8:30-4:00 on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays through Thursday November 1. Go to the lobby at DHMC or to Level 4 near the main parking garage.
You can also get flu shots on these dates at these places:
Partial list of upcoming community flu vaccine clinic dates in our area:
Thursday, October 11th, 4-6pm, Mt. Ascutney Hospital, Windsor, VT.
Thursday, October 11th, 9am-12pm, Thompson Senior Center, Woodstock, VT.
Saturday, October 20th, 9-11am, Ottauquechee Health Center, Woodstock, VT.
Sunday, October 28th, 8am-1pm, Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon, NH
The CDC recommends a yearly flu vaccine as the first and most important step in protecting against influenza. For additional information or a full list of locations please visit: www.vnhcare.orgwww.uvpublichealth.org or www.mtascutneyhospital.org.
You do not want to get the flu this winter. More than 80,000 people died from complications from flu sickness last year - yikes!
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