SWNPHD Flu Shots
“Flu shots are now available at Southwest Nebraska Public Health Department (SWNPHD),” reports Melissa Propp, RN at SWNPHD. “We added a new vaccine this year for people who are allergic to eggs and this shot does not contain any preservatives.” If you have questions about flu vaccine, contact Melissa at 308-345-4223. Clinics will be held at several locations to help you get your flu shot in a timely manner. Following are scheduled clinics: October 6th & November 4th at Hayes Center Grade School from 4:00-5:00 pm, October 13th & November 10th at Medicine Valley High School from 4:30-5:30 pm, and October 21st and November 18th at Hitchcock County High School from 3:30-4:30 pm. You can get your shot at the McCook office, located at 404 West 10th Street, one block north of Arby’s, on a daily basis. Please call to schedule appointments for any clinic at 308-345-4223. SWNPHD will bill your insurance for your flu shot or you can pay with cash the discount rate of $25. Contact the SWNPHD office if you have any questions about billing your insurance.