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The Lex Flu Crew knows what’s good for you. We’re a special squad of seasoned professionals from the Lexington-Fayette County Health Department, armed with answers and advice about what’s best for you to do to protect yourself from flu. Talk to us on the Flu Hotline or stay in touch with us daily right here.
Save the date:
#FreeFluDriveThru is Oct. 9, 2014
Free Flu Shots - One Day Only
4-7PM at Imani Family Life Center
1555 Georgetown Road
For community members not able to get their flu shots on Oct. 9, the health department will offer flu shots 9-3 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays at its Public Health Clinic North at 805A Newtown Circle starting Oct. 2. No appointment is necessary, and the cost for a flu shot is $30. Medicaid/Medicare, cash, checks, credit cards and some insurances are accepted.
Flu resources:Here are a few helpful links to address some questions you may have about the flu:
What is influenza, what are signs and symptoms and who should be vaccinated?
How does flu spread?
What are the "Take 3" actions to fight the flu?
Vaccine safety information Q&A
Children, the flu and the flu vaccine
Good health habits to prevent the flu
Want to make your wait time at #FreeFluDriveThru shorter?
All you have to do is click one of the links below to download an advanced registration form. Then, print it out, fill it out completely, and bring it with you to the event on October 9.
English 2014 Advanced Registration #FreeFluDriveThru Form
Forma española de 2014
Want to see a map of the #FreeFluDriveThru location?
Imani Family Life Center #FreeFluDriveThru Map
The Lex Flu Crew gave 1,921 free flu shots at our annual free flu shot event in 2013. In 2014, we plan to test our emergency preparedness in a new way by offering a drive-thru flu shot clinic. Stay tuned for updates!