Drive-thru flu shot clinic set for Sept. 24

ESCANABA – Public Health, Delta & Menominee Counties will be holding the annual community drive-thru flu shot clinic on Saturday, Sept. 24.

The clinic will be held in the Public Health parking lot at 2920 College Ave., Escanaba, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Cost for the flu shot is $30. Also available this year is a high dose flu vaccine for $50. Medicare, Medicaid, Healthy Michigan and most insurance can be billed.

Public Health continues to recognize the need to offer a drive-thru service to those who have difficulty walking. Limited mobility is not required to attend the drive-thru clinic, and all individuals are welcome to attend. No appointments are necessary, and people are asked to come during a designated time period according to the first letter of their last name:

– A-D – 9 to 10 a.m.

– E-K – 10 to 11 a.m.

– L-Q – 11 a.m. to 12 p.m.

– R-Z – 12 to 1 p.m.

Anyone unable to attend the clinic according to this schedule may come anytime between 9 a.m. and 1 p.m.

For the safety of Public Health staff, participants are asked to please leave their pets at home.