Health Department Offers Fast Track Flu Shot Clinic
NASHVILLE, Tenn. - It's never too early to prepare for the flu season, and the Metro Public Health Department is trying to get ahead of it by offering a Fast Track Flu Shot Clinic.
Health officials said they have received their full shipment of flu vaccine and starting Monday through Friday, September 28, they will offer shots in the Lentz Health Center auditorium at 311 23rd Avenue North.
Flu shots will be offered on a walk-in basis throughout the fall and winter. No appointment is necessary.
The flu shot offers the best available protection against influenza, and the Centers for Disease Control recommend shots for anyone over six months old. The clinic will be open from 7:00 a.m. until 3:00 p.m. Shots are $20.00. They accept TennCare and Medicare Part B.
Influenza season typically begins in Nashville in late December or early January.
For more information about flu shots, call 615-340-0411.