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Northwest Pharmacy announces special flu shot clinic

Submitted Mon, 01/14/2013 - 11:26am by Andy Alm

MEADVILLE -- Due to the severity of the flu season this year, Active Aging Inc., is pleased to announce a special flu shot clinic on Thursday, January 17th from 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM.

This event is open to the pre-registered public. The CDC and the Pennsylvania Department of Health recommend that at risk population i.e. pregnant women, the elderly, or those with compromised immune systems, get annual flu shots for the most common strain of the virus this season.

Northwest Pharmacy Solutions will be offering influenza vaccinations at Active Aging.  There is a limited supply of the vaccine and they will be available to those who are pre-registered to those 18 and older who have not had a flu shot this season.  You must bring proper identification for insurance billing.  The cost for the vaccination is $25.00 if your insurance does not cover the fee.  Due to the limited supply,  you must be  pre-registered . The shots are available on a first come first served basis, so call!  To pre-register, call 814-336-1800 Tuesday, January 15 and Wednesday, January 16  from 1:00 P.M. to 4:00 P.M.  Pneumonia shots will also be available at the clinic.

This event will take place in the Lew Davies Community Building at 1034 Park Ave. in Meadville. For more information please contact Carol Thumm at Active Aging, Inc. at 814-336-1792 or toll-free at 1-800-321-7705 or proberts@activeaging.org.

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