Flu shot clinics available in Illinois, Iowa


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Posted Online: Oct. 21, 2003, 12:00 am
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Still haven't had your flu shot? Here is a list of clinics still available around the area:

Rock Island County Health Department will hold clinics for influenza and pneumonia shots on Tuesdays from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. through Nov. 4.

Visiting Nurses will offer flu and pneumonia shots from 5-8 p.m. Nov. 11 at Hy-Vee, 4218 Avenue of the Cities, Moline.

Trinity Home Care will offer flu and pneumonia shots. Flu shots will be free for those providing documentation of Medicare part B or $20 cash or check per person. Pneumonia shots will be no cost to those providing documentation of Medicare part B or $25 cash or check. For more information call (309) 779-7400.

Trinity Home Care will offer flu mist, the new intranasal vaccine for people between ages 5 and 49, at the VNHA offices this year. The cost is $55 check or cash per dose and is available by appointment only at (309) 779-7403.

Genesis and Clinton County Visiting Nurse Associations are offering low-cost flu and pneumonia vaccinations in October and November. Those with Medicare Part B cards should bring them and VNA will file the claim for you. Medicare Part B covers both immunizations. For others, there is a $15 cash cost for each flu immunization, and $20 cash cost for each pneumonia immunization. Credit cards are not accepted. For more information, call the Genesis VNA at (563) 421-5500 or Genesis On Call at (563) 421-2000 or (800) 383-2575.

The clinics are at the following Iowa locations:

Nov. 2:
Bettendorf: 8:30 to 11 a.m., St. John Vianney Church, 4097 18th St.
Davenport: 9 to 11:30 a.m., Zion Lutheran Church, 1216 W. 8th St.
LeClaire: 9 to 11 a.m., Our Lady of River Church, 28200 26th St.

Nov. 4:
Davenport: 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., Genesis VNA, 1225 E. River Drive.

Nov. 5:
Clinton: 9 to 11 a.m., Clinton Co. Administration Bldg., 1900 N. 3rd St.
Clinton: 1 to 3 p.m., Clinton Co. Courthouse, 612 N. 2nd St.

Nov. 6:
Davenport: 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., HyVee Food Store, 1845 E. Kimberly Road.
Dixon: 10 a.m. to noon, Hope Lutheran Church, 56 Muscatine St.
Tipton: 6 to 8 p.m., Trinity Lutheran Church, 120 W. 7th St.

Nov. 9:
Davenport: 9 to 11 a.m., First Baptist Church, 1401 Perry St.
Davenport: 10 to 11 a.m., First Presbyterian Church, 1701 Iowa St.

Nov. 11:
Davenport: 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., Genesis, VNA, 1225 E. River Drive.

Nov. 13:
Clinton: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., Church of the Open Door, 816 13th Ave. N.

Nov. 15:
Davenport: 1 to 3 p.m., Faith United Methodist Church, 3322 W. Lombard.

Nov. 18:
Davenport: 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., Genesis VNA, 1225 E. River Drive.
Davenport: 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Hy-Vee Food Store, 2351 W Locust.














 



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