FLU SHOTS HAVE ARRIVED! NO APPOINTMENT NECESSARY. WE BILL MOST INSURANCE/MEDICAID/MEDICARE.
COST FOR UNINSURED ADULTS IS $30.00.
Our flu vaccine clinics are as follows:
10/3/17: Platte County Courthouse 8:30-10am
10/4/17: Country Club Living 11:00-12:00pm
10/5/17: Basin Electric Power Plant 6:30-12:00pm
10/6/17: Senior Activities Center 8:00-10:00am
10/10/17: West Elementary 7:30-8:30am, and Glendo Town Hall 11:00-1:00pm
10/11/17: School Administration building 7:00-8:30am, and Chugwater Senior Center 11:00-1:00pm
10/12/17: Platte Valley Bank 11:00-12:00pm, and Senior Outreach Center 2:00-3:00pm
10/16/17: REA 8:00-9:00am, Guernsey Senior Center 7:00-9:30am, and Guernsey School 10:00-11:00am
NOTICE: Child Immunization Clinics (CIC) are Monday, Wednesday, and Friday afternoon from 1:30pm-4:30pm with appointments HIGHLY encouraged. Walk-ins will only be accepted if time allows.
Check out this website: Voices for Vaccines, a parent driven organization supported by scientists, doctors, and public health officials that provide parents clear, science-based information about vaccines and vaccine preventable diseases.
Most experts think that influenza viruses spread mainly through small droplets containing influenza virus. These droplets are expelled into the air when people infected with the flu cough, sneeze or talk. Once in the air, these small infectious droplets can land in the mouths or noses of people who are
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What you need to know before any vaccine is given:
Are you sick today or have an increased temperature (greater than 100.4)?
Do you have any allergies to food or medications?
Have you ever had a serious reaction to a vaccine?
Do you have cancer, leukemia, AIDS, or any other immune system disorder?
Do you take cortisone, prednisone, other steroids, anticancer drugs, or x-ray treatments?
Have you received a blood transfusion in the last year?
Are you pregnant or planning to become pregnant in the next month?
Have you received any vaccines in the past 4 weeks?