The Bellevue Hospital (TBH) offers seasonal flu shots to the general public during annual 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 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.
Dates for the 2020 clinics are still to be determined.
For additional information, phone the hospital at 419.483.4040. Dial or ask for Ext. 6610.