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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1864 -- 150 years ago: A corps of surgeons now occupies the new hospital quarters at the Garrison Hospital on the Rock Island Arsenal. A fence has been installed to enclose the prison hospital.
1889 -- 125 years ago: B. Winter has let a contract to Christ Schreiner for a two story brick building with a double store front on the south side of 3rd Avenue just west of 17th Street. The estimated cost was $4,500.
1914 -- 100 years ago: Germany sent simultaneous ultimatums to Russia and France, demanding that Russia suspend mobilization within 12 hours and demanding that France inform Germany within 18 hours. In the case of war between Germany and Russia, France would remain neutral.
1939 -- 75 years ago: Civil service offices at the post office and the Rock Island Arsenal were swamped as more than 700 youths sought 15 machinist apprenticeships at the Arsenal.
1964 -- 50 years ago: Last night, American Legion Post 246 in Moline figuratively handed over the trousers to a female ex-Marine and petticoat rule began. Olga Swanson, of Moline, was installed as the first woman commander of the post .
1989 -- 25 years ago: The Illinois Quad City Civic Center captured the excitement and interest of a convention of auditorium managers this weekend in Reno, Nev. Bill Adams, civic center authority chairman, said the 10,000-seat arena planned for downtown Moline has caught the eye of construction firms, suppliers, management teams and concession groups.








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