Day Kimball Healthcare Reschedules Community Seasonal Flu Clinics

Day Kimball Healthcare has rescheduled the community seasonal flu clinics beginning on December 14, 2009 throughout Northeast Connecticut. These clinics are for adults aged 18 and older. Only seasonal influenza vaccinations will be available. The clinics are scheduled as follows:

December 14 from 11:00 a.m.-12 noon at Little River Acres in Putnam
December 14 from 1:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m. at Salem Village in Brooklyn
December 16 from 9:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. at the Eastford Town Hall
December 16 from 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. at the Plainfield Senior Center
December 17 from 9:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. at Ella Grasso in Putnam
December 17 from 2:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. at Primrose Village in Killingly
December 21 from 10:30 a.m. – 12 noon at Cedar View Village in Plainfield
December 21 from 1:30 p.m. – 2:30 p.m. at Westfield Village in Danielson

Please visit www.daykimball.org for the most complete and updated flu clinic schedule as well as current information and helpful tips on how to prevent getting and spreading influenza.

The cost for flu and pneumonia immunizations is covered under Medicare Part B, Anthem Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Cigna, Community Health Network of CT, Connecticare, Meritain, Health Net, NE Health Direct or Alliance, Oxford Health and United Health Care. Community members are asked to bring their Medicare or Insurance card with them for verification. All others must pay a fee of $40 for the influenza immunization. Insurances not listed may be eligible for reimbursement directly from the insurance company. Reimbursement forms will be available on location. For cash payments, the exact amount is necessary and checks should be made payable to “Day Kimball Hospital.” Community members are encouraged to wear short sleeves when coming to the flu clinics for immunizations.