Influenza vaccinations will be available at special clinics Oct. 18 and 20 at Jefferson Community Health & Life Fairbury Clinic. October is the optimal time to receive your vaccination. The CDC recommends influenza vaccinations for everyone 6 months and older.
Special influenza vaccination clinics will be offered at JCH&L Fairbury Clinic on Wednesday, Oct. 18, and Friday, Oct. 20, from 7:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Appointments are required and can be made by calling 402-587-5188. Please be prepared to leave your name, a phone number where you can be reached, and which day you would like to have an influenza vaccine appointment.
When you arrive for your appointment, please use JCH&L’s new main entrance, accessible from H Street. Influenza vaccines will be given in the Clinic Conference room.
Influenza vaccines will also be available at JCH&L Fairbury Clinic at regular clinic appointments or at a vaccine appointment beginning Oct. 23. Call 402-729-3361, option 1, for an appointment.
When you come to your appointment, please wear clothing which allows easy access to your arm. Bring your health insurance card and a photo ID. Most major insurances and Medicare cover the influenza vaccine. There will be a fee the day of your vaccination if you are a private pay patient.
Children 18 and under covered by Medicaid can’t get their influenza vaccines at these clinics. Please contact Blue Valley Community Action’s vaccination program at 402-826-2141, extension 3, for information on flu shots at BVCA shot clinics.
If you have questions or need more information, please call JCH&L’s vaccine line at 402-587-5188.