Flu Vaccine Offered to Township Residents

Inoculation will be available for ages 5 and up Saturday.

The amount of flu cases and virus-related deaths eclipsed epidemic levels at the start of the month, causing panic through the nation and a search for vaccine far and wide.

The Washington Township Public Health Office has announced it will hold a flu clinic on Saturday from 9 a.m. to noon or while supplies last. Residents can get the vaccination at the Washington Township Municipal Building.

The available vaccine is for anyone 5 years of age and older, the township said, and the fee is $20. There will be no charge for individuals covered by Medicare Part B.

The health office warns that supply is very limited, . For any further questions or information, the Washington Township Health Department can be reached at 908-876-3650.

According to pharmacist Mickey Singh, vaccines are also currently available at Long Valley Pharmacy and no appointment is necessary.

Mickey Singh January 18, 2013 at 01:53 PM
Long Valley pharmacy also has flu shots available and there is no appointment necessary.


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