Power Through Flu Vaccination and COVID-19 Booster Clinics

Effingham, IL-(Effingham Radio)-The Effingham County Well being Division (ECHD) will as soon as once more offer Flu Vaccination and COVID-19 Booster Clinics, however at a brand new location.

Power via clinics shall be presented at 1904 S.  Banker St (the oil trade position in entrance of the Village Sq. Mall) on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 8:30 a.m. to three:30 p.m.

The clinics at this location start on Tuesday, September 20 and finish on Thursday, October 27th

The week of September there shall be no common dose flu vaccine to be had handiest the prime dose vaccine. 

Common flu vaccine must be to be had through October 4th. 

At those clinics ECHD shall be providing common flu photographs, prime dose flu photographs and the brand new bivalent COVID 19 boosters to these elderly 12 and over.

Persons are in a position to obtain each a flu vaccine and a COVID-19 booster on the identical time in the event that they make a selection.

Children Flu Clinics for the ones beneath 12– shall be presented at a special time and site. 

To be eligible for the brand new COVID-19 bivalent booster you will have to have finished your number one sequence of  COVID-19 photographs and be no less than 2 months out out of your final COVID-19 shot of any type. 

The up to date COVID-19 vaccine boosters are designed to come up with wide coverage towards COVID-19,  together with higher coverage towards the Omicron variant.

The brand new boosters come with parts of the unique virus pressure and the Omicron variant.

This is the reason it is known as a bivalent COVID-19 vaccine. 

Be mindful getting the flu vaccine is the easiest way to give protection to your self, your circle of relatives, and your neighborhood from the flu.

Other flu lines flow into each and every flu season, making it vital that you just get an annual flu shot. 

Mask are required.

Please put on short-sleeved shirts and no coat within the automobile so it’s more uncomplicated to obtain your shot.

Have your insurance coverage card and license able for ECHD workers to scan.

If receiving a COVID-19 booster please convey your COVID-19 Vaccine Card. 

To test availability and eligibility please name the Effingham County Well being Division on 217-342-9237  and make a selection the “CLINIC” possibility.

For more info talk over with www.effcohealth.org

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