Tioga County Flu Clinics Announced For This Week

By WBNG News

Tioga County Flu Clinics Announced For This Week

October 15, 2012 Updated Oct 15, 2012 at 12:13 PM EDT

(WBNG Binghamton) For the best protection against the seasonal flu illness, Tioga County Health Department is encouraging all people six months of age and older to get the influenza vaccination.

Here is Tioga County's list of Adult Flu Clinics for the week of Oct. 15.

***Parents are advised to seek flu shots for children at their regular medical provider.

DATE                                      TIME                                        LOCATION

Monday, October 15    9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.    Nichols - Old Elementary School 139 Roki Blvd.

Thursday, October 18    9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.    Newark Valley Fire Station 7151 Route 38

Thursday, October 18    2:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.    Candor Fire Hall 74 Owego Rd., Candor

*For those people who are on Medicare-- Medicare-Part B will pay for the flu vaccine.  Please bring your Medicare card with you.*Contact 687-8600 for more information.

** For adults who are 65 years of age and older:  If you have not received a pneumonia vaccine, you can receive it with the flu shot. 

This  flu clinic schedule is also available on the Tioga County Health Department’s Health Information Line at 1-888-369-0700/687-8694