SANTA FE, N.M. – Presbyterian Medical Group will provide
FREE flu shots to the community at its clinic on 454 St. Michael's Drive
Saturday, October 7, 2017 from 8 a.m. to noon or until the vaccine is gone.
The 2017-2018 flu vaccine will protect against four strains of seasonal flu:
- Influenza A H3N2-type virus
- Influenza A H1N1-type virus
- Two Influenza B-type viruses
Flu shots are offered to individuals 5 years and older. For their safety, children under the age of 5 cannot receive flu shots through this clinic. Please contact your child's primary care provider to receive a properly dosed flu shot.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recommends that everyone six months and older receive the flu vaccine.
About Presbyterian Healthcare Services
Presbyterian Healthcare Services exists to improve the health of patients, members and the communities we serve. Presbyterian is a locally owned, not-for-profit healthcare system of eight hospitals, a statewide health plan and a growing multi-specialty medical group. Founded in New Mexico in 1908, it is the state's largest private employer with more than 11,000 employees.