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The Saint Louis County Department of Health is offering free flu vaccinations on Tuesday December 16, 2014.
The St. Louis County Department of Health – in conjunction with BJC HealthCare, Mercy, and SSM Health Care – urges all individuals ages six months and older to get vaccinated as soon as possible. The flu vaccine protects yourself but also prevents you from spreading the flu to others.
The clinic will be on December 16th in Sunset Hills.
Local Union Hall #110
4532 S. Lindbergh Blvd in Sunset Hills (63127)
Located immediately north of the South County Health Center
Tuesday – December 16, 2014 11:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m.
Our next quarterly Gateway Immunization Coalition meeting will take place on November 20, 2014 at 8:30 am. The meeting with take place at the St. Charles County Community Health Center (1650 Boone’s Lick Road, St. Charles, MO). A breakfast will be provided along with many opportunities to network and participate in discussion. This will be a great opportunity to learn more about the coalition and the work we do!
The best way to protect yourself from the flu is to get vaccinated. Barnes-Jewish Hospital is offering FREE flu shots for various communities in the Saint Louis region! Be sure to find the location and time that works best for you!