The U.S. Centers for Disease Control recommends everyone over six months of age get the seasonal influenza vaccine. This is the most important step you can take in preparing for flu season and protecting yourself and your family. The appropriate time for receiving the flu vaccine is between October and December.
Scott & White is currently administering flu shots; the FluMist® is not available at this time but will become available soon. Given as a nasal spray, the FluMist® is for healthy patients ages two to 49.
Find a Scott & White Flu Clinic Near You
Several clinics have designated availability for the community to receive flu vaccinations. As the flu season progresses, times and locations will be added and removed as needed.
You may also contact your local clinic directly or request the vaccine at your next appointment.
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