|Choctaw County swine flu vaccine clinic set for Thursday|
|Wednesday, 21 October 2009 19:13|
HUGO — The Choctaw County Health Department has scheduled an H1N1 flu clinic from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 22 except for the noon hour.
Initial doses will be provided to those priority groups most at risk from complications of swine flu, which include the following:
• Pregnant women
• School-aged children Pre-K through 12th grade
• Children 6 months of age to 18 years with a pre-existing medical condition
• Health care workers in direct contact with acutely ill patients.
For more information about the availability of H1N1 influenza vaccine in Choctaw County call 580.326.8821 or Oklahoma State Department of Health toll-free H1N1 hotline at 866.278.7134. Phones are answered from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday.