Nov. 22, 2006
Flu Clinics Announced
The Oswego County Health Department will hold flu clinics Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday, Nov. 28, and 29 and Dec. 1, in Oswego, and Friday, Dec. 1, in Pulaski.
Flu shots will be given by appointment only.
Appointments are available Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday afternoons between 12:30 and 3:30 p.m. at the Nick Sterio Public Health Clinic, 70 Bunner St., Oswego; and between 9 and 11 a.m. Friday morning at the health department's office in the H. Douglas Barclay Courthouse, Pulaski.
Oswego County residents may schedule a flu shot appointment on the Internet at https://www.onflu.net/oswego, or by calling the Health Department weekdays at 349-3547 or 1-800-596-3200, ext. 3547 between 8:30 a.m. and 3:30 p.m. The Health Department will be closed on Thanksgiving Day and the Friday after Thanksgiving. Online users will be asked to set up a user name and password. People who don't have access to a computer may have another person make a flu shot appointment for them over the Internet.
Those who are covered by Medicaid or Medicare Part B should bring their cards to the clinic. There is a $30 charge for a flu shot and a $45 charge for a pneumonia shot. It is the policy of the Oswego County Health Department that no one will be turned away due to inability to pay.
Additional flu clinics will be announced as the vaccine is received by the County Health Department.
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