Release Date: September 19, 2011
Three flu clinics at Kingfield health center scheduled for October
KINGFIELD – Mt. Abram Regional Health Center is holding three flu clinics this month: Tuesdays, October 4 from 8:30-10:30 a.m.; October 11 from 3-4:30 p.m.; and October 18 from 11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.
All flu clinics will be held at the health center located at 25 Depot Street in Kingfield. There will be a charge of $15 for the vaccine for everyone, due at the time of the visit. Insurances will not be billed.
According to the Maine Center for Disease Control, influenza is a serious disease that can lead to hospitalization and death. Although anyone can get sick from the flu, certain populations are at a higher risk of having flu-related complications. They include young children, persons aged 50 or older, health care personnel, pregnant women, people with chronic lung disease, diabetes, heart disease, neurologic conditions and certain other long-term health conditions.
For more information on the flu clinics, contact the health center at 265-4555 or visit www.Mt.AbramCHC.org.
|25 Depot Street PO Box 188 Kingfield Maine 04947 Tel: (207) 265-4555 Fax:(207) 265-5004 Directions|