The Bellevue Hospital (TBH) is offering seasonal flu shots to the general public during upcoming Flu Shot Clinics.
Flu shots areavailable for those ages 18-64. Cost is $30.00 for the regular vaccine. High dose vaccine forages 65 and older is $68. The shots will be fully covered for those with Medicare Part B or Medicare Advantage cards only. Those who are eligible must present their Medicare Part B/Medicare Advantage card prior to receiving their flu shot. No Medicaid or private insurance will be accepted to cover the cost of seasonal flu shots. Cash, check or Medicare Part B/Medicare Advantage Cards only.
The schedule includes:
- Oct. 7, 8-11 a.m., TBH Burson Conference Rooms A&B
- Oct. 15, 5-7 p.m., TBH Burson Conference Rooms A&B
- Oct. 23, 9-11 a.m., St. Paul’s Lutheran Church, Clyde
The flu vaccine does not cause the flu and pregnant women should consult their doctor before receiving the seasonal flu shot. Also, anyone who is allergic to eggs should not receive the vaccine.
For additional information, phone the hospital at 419.483.4040. Dial or ask for Ext. 6610.