Monday, October 26, 2009

H1N1 Vaccine Clinic Oct. 30, 2009

Columbia Health District is offering a public H1N1 vaccine clinic on Friday, October 30, 2009 from 9 AM-4:30 PM (or until vaccine is gone). Vaccines will be provided free of charge only to those in the priority groups, such as:

* Pregnant women
* Children 6 months to 18 years of age
* Young adults ages 19-24
* Persons 25-64 who have health conditions associated with higher risk complications from influenza (asthma, compromised immune systems, etc.)
* Healthcare personnel
* Emergency medical services personnel (firefighters, law enforcement, EMS providers, correctional personnel, public safety dispatchers)

The vaccines will be available as injection shots and FluMist. For more information, please contact Columbia Health District at 503-397-4651.