H1N1 Vaccine Available Only in FluMist Form for First Priority Group
— Flu Clinic This Friday, 4-7 p.m. —
Platte Valley Medical Center will host its first H1N1 vaccination clinic this Friday, October 30, from 4:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. in Conference Rooms A & B. The current vaccine available is FluMist and will only be available to the following groups based on recommendations by the Colorado Department of Public Health:
- Individual household contacts of children under 6 months of age (these individuals must be healthy with no underlying health conditions and between the ages of two and 49).
- Healthy children, ages 2- 4, without any underlying health conditions.
The price for H1N1 FluMist vaccines is $15.00. As additional vaccine becomes available for the next tier of priority groups, additional community clinics will be announced. Please continue to visit this blog for updates and announcements. You can also call the hospital’s flu line at 303-498-3595 for details.