The primary care division of the Mobile County Health Department, Family Health, is presently offering flu shots to people in general.
The shots will be given at all offices all through Mobile County.
The Family Health areas and hours of activity incorporate the following:
Children’s Health Center (248 Cox Street, Mobile, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.)
Citronelle Health Center (19250 North Mobile Street, Citronelle, 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.)
Dauphin Island Parkway Health Center (2601 Dauphin Island Parkway, Mobile, 7:30 a.m. to 6 p.m.)
Eight Mile Health Center (4009 Saint Stephens Road, Prichard, 7:30 a.m. to 6 p.m.)
North Mobile Health Center (950 East Coy Smith Highway, Mount Vernon, 7:30 a.m. to 6 p.m.)
Semmes Health Center (3810 Wulff Road East, Semmes, 7:30 a.m. to 6 p.m.)
Southwest Mobile Health Center (5580 Inn Road, Tillman’s Corner, 7:30 a.m. to 6 p.m.)
Women’ Health Center (248 Cox Street, Mobile, 7:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. weekdays aside from Wednesday when it stays open to 6 p.m.)
The Urgent Care office situated at the Maj. Gen. William C. Gorgas Health Center in Downtown Mobile at 251 North Bayou Street will likewise offer flu shots during the hours of 7:30 a.m. to 9:30 p.m. on weekdays and 8 a.m. to early afternoon on Saturdays.
The MCHD says that the stock of nasal spray flu immunization will be restricted during the 2019-2020 season in view of manufacturing requirements, as indicated by AstraZeneca. Family Health will have a restricted stock of the nasal spray flu antibody this season.
If a patient has a scheduled medical visit, this season’s cold virus shot will be incorporated into their visit and there won’t be an extra charge to get flu shot on that visit.
Patients who don’t have an visit with a Family Health supplier in the center around the same time should pay an nominal administration charge for this season’s flu virus shot dependent on their neediness scale: $15 for levels An and B, $16 for levels C and D; $17 for level E; and $18 for levels F and G.
Most insurance plans have no out-of-pocket cost, as indicated by the health office.