MCHD Flu Shot Clinics Scheduled This Month

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The Montgomery County Health Department has added dates and locations to their annual drive-through flu shot clinics.

The health department will be offering flu shots in:

•Donnellson at the former recycling drop-off on Carson Street north of village hall from 8:30-10 a.m. Tuesday, Oct. 5

•Panama on Hilton Avenue east of the VFW from 10:30 a.m. to noon on Tuesday, Oct. 5

•Witt at the Witt Lions Club from 5-7 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 5

•Nokomis at the Park House from 9 a.m. to noon Wednesday, Oct. 6

•Raymond in the high school parking lot from 5-7 p.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 6

•Hillsboro in the lower high school parking lot from 5-7 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 7

•Litchfield at Skyview Drive-In from 9 a.m. to noon on Saturday, Oct. 9

•Fillmore at M&M Service from 5-7 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 12

•Coffeen at the school from 5-7 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 13

•Donnellson at Village Hall from 5-7 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 14

•Irving at the Century House from 5-7 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 19

•Nokomis on South Spruce Street next to Fred B. Johnson Park from 5-7 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 20

•Farmersville on South East Street next to City Park from 5-7 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 21

•Litchfield at the Litchfield Community Center from 5-7 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 26

•Panama on Hilton Avenue east of the VFW from 5-7 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 27

The cost of a regular adult vaccine is $30, and the cost of the high-dose for ages 65 and over vaccine is $65.  The health department accepts cash and checks, and is able to bill insurance companies, Medicare, Medicaid and Medicaid MCOs.

Flu shots will also be available at walk-in clinics at the main office on Route 185 in Hillsboro on Mondays and Thursdays between 8:30 a.m. and 3:30 p.m. beginning Monday, Sept. 27.  If special assistance is needed, call 217-532-2001 upon arrival and the shot can be administered in your vehicle.

Businesses who are interested in providing immunizations to a minimum of five employees may contact the health department office at 217-532-2001 to make arrangements for a nurse to come to the business site.

During the flu clinics, the health department will be following CDC and IDPH guidelines.  COVID-19 vaccinations will also be available at each clinic.

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