With more indications that this year’s flu season could be worse than last year, health officials are recommending everyone get the vaccine to best protect against the virus. SSM Health Urgent Care is offering seasonal flu vaccinations for anyone ages nine and older.
Flu vaccines are $32 each and are available without an appointment between 8 am and 8 pm daily. For those with Medicare Part B coverage, SSM Urgent Care can bill Medicare for the flu vaccine.
What to Know Before You Come
- The 2013-2014 flu vaccine, which is good for one year, will protect against three influenza viruses that research indicates will be the most common during the flu season, including H1N1.
- Vaccines are injection only (no Flu Mist). Please wear apprpriate clothing for easy access to your upper arms.
- A limited supply of preservative-free vaccines are available for pregnant women and those who think they may be pregnant.
- People who are allergic to eggs cannot have the flu vaccine.
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