2001-10-24 / Briefly Noted
County Sponsors Influenza And Pneumonia Vaccine Clinics
This year, in addition to offering an influenza vaccine to seniors of Putnam County, the Putnam County Health Dept. and the Putnam County Office for the Aging will give both influenza and pneumonia vaccines in clinics offered throughout the county in the month of October and November. Vaccines will be given at no charge to persons 60 years and older. Other persons under 60 years with certain chronic conditions such as diseases of the heart, lung, kidney or with diabetes anemia or cancer who should receive the vaccine will be charged $10.00 for influenza vaccine and $15.00 for pneumonia vaccine.