Two Community Flu Clinics in October
October 18, 2012
Myrtle Beach, SC - Grand Strand Regional Medical Center will sponsor two community flu clinics for flu vaccinations in October. This year’s flu shot combines the seasonal flu and H1N1 vaccine.
Flu shots are $20 for individuals 16 and over. Parental consent is required for ages 16 and 17. There is no charge for Medicare recipients with a red/white/blue Medicare (Part B) card. Clinics will be held:
- Wednesday, October 24, YMCA, 5000 Claire Chapin Epps Drive, Myrtle Beach, 4 – 6 pm.
- Tuesday, October 30, River Hills Medical Plaza in Little River, 3 – 5 pm
Flu shots are recommended for everyone this year, but especially those at high risk including healthcare workers, anyone with/or caring for someone with a chronic disease, individuals 65 and above and childcare workers. The shots will be administered by Grand Strand Regional Medical Center registered nurses.
Individuals should wear a short sleeve shirt if possible. Clinics are on a walk-in basis, no appointments. Call 839-9933 or 692-4444 for more information.