Influenza is a highly contagious respiratory illness. Symptoms include fever, chills, headache, aching muscles and joints, and a sore throat. The flu season usually runs from November through April with peak time being January or February.
Annual vaccination is recommended for all persons over 6 months of age.
2013 SEASONAL FLU/PNEUMONIA CLINIC SCHEDULE
Tues., Oct. 1 9am-10am Mauston, Juneau County Health Department
Wed., Oct. 2 9:30am-10:30am Necedah Village Hall
Thurs. Oct. 3 12:30pm-1:00pm Camp Douglas Community Hall
Fri. Oct. 4 8am-9am Wonewoc Village Hall
Mon., Oct. 7 12:30pm-1pm Lyndon Station Village Hall
Mon., Oct. 7 3pm-4pm Elroy Family Medical Center-Community Room
Wed., Oct. 9 12:30pm-1:30pm New Lisbon City Hall
If you are unable to attend these clinics, you may call (608) 847-9373 for an appointment.
COST: Flu Vaccine-$30.00
Bring your Medicare/Medicaid card with you. We will bill them for your flu vaccination.
If you are homebound and want the shots, please contact Tina Sullivan, R.N. at 847-9378.
For more information regarding influenza, go to www.cdc.gov/flu or www.juneau.wi.gov under Health Department