Sherman Health Hosts Seasonal Flu Shot Clinics

With flu season right around the corner, Sherman Health will offer seasonal influenza vaccinations (flu shots) to the community at a number of convenient locations. Seasonal flu shots are a recommended preventative measure for everyone, however children as young as six months to as old as 19 years of age, pregnant women, individuals 50 years of age or older, and those with certain chronic medical conditions run a higher risk of infection.

Sherman Health will offer seasonal flu shots for only $25, payable with cash, check or credit card. Flu shots are free for individuals who provide proof of Medicare Part B coverage. No appointments are necessary. Here are the dates and locations:

October 17
10am—2pm
The Centre of Elgin
100 Symphony Way, Elgin

October 20
5-7pm
The Centre of Elgin
100 Symphony Way, Elgin

October 21
9-11am
Sherman Family HealthCare
600 S. Randall Rd, Algonquin

October 21
Noon-2pm
Sherman Family HealthCare
4900 S. Route 31, Crystal Lake

October 22
4-6pm
Sherman Family HealthCare
4900 S. Route 31, Crystal Lake

October 22
4-7pm
Sherman Family HealthCare
600 S. Randall Rd, Algonquin

October 27
9-11am (Drive-Thru)
Sherman Resource Center
1019 E. Chicago St., Elgin

October 28
2-4pm
Sherman Family HealthCare
2000 McDonald, South Elgin

November 5
9-11am
Sherman Family HealthCare
2000 McDonald, South Elgin

November 5

1-3pm (Drive-Thru)
Sherman Resource Center
1019 E. Chicago St., Elgin

At this time, Sherman Health will only provide seasonal flu shots at the clinics. The H1N1 flu vaccine is not yet available. When available, the H1N1 vaccine will be initially offered to those at greater risk, as directed by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).

For more information on the seasonal flu shot clinics and updates on the H1N1 vaccine, please call the Sherman Health Flu Hotline, 847-429-FLU1 (3581).

2 Comments

  1. BC

    10.21.2009

    I went to the flu clinic at the Center on Oct 20 (yesterday). It was extremely well run…they kept the line moving and all staff/nurses were efficient and friendly. Thanks!

  2. nintendost

    11.17.2009

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