Public Health provides influenza vaccine at several clinics traditionally scheduled in October of each year. During the 2016-17 Flu season, Public Health nurses administered a total of 500 doses of the flu vaccine. The Health Department vaccinates anyone who is four years of age and older.
Public Health Nurses are responsible for ordering and administering vaccine, coordinating clinics, and collaborating with the Visiting Nurse Association to ensure that clients have as short a wait as possible when attending the various clinics within the City.
2016-17 Flu Vaccine Recommendations:
Everyone six months of age and older should get a flu vaccine every season.