Rochester Regional Health System will host four community flu clinics for residents 18 and older.
The community flu clinics will be held from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the following locations and days:
- Unity at Ridgeway, 2655 Ridgeway Ave. – Sept. 29, Oct. 13, Nov. 3
- Unity St. Mary’s Campus Main Lobby, 89 Genesee St. – Sept. 18
Up to 2,000 flu shots will be available at these clinics. Most insurance covers the cost of the vaccine. Flu season begins as early as October and run as late as May every year.
The Centers for Disease Control (CDC) recommends flu vaccines for all people six month and older, especially those at risk of getting the flu and health care professionals. For more information regarding seasonal flu and the flu vaccine visit the CDC web site at www.cdc.gov/flu.
About Rochester Regional Health System
Serving the greater Rochester and Finger Lakes region and beyond, Rochester Regional Health System combines the resources, skills and accomplishments of Rochester General Health System and Unity Health System in an integrated network of nationally recognized, community-focused services. The full care continuum includes three full service acute-care hospitals and comprehensive ambulatory services; leading cardiac, orthopaedic, neuroscience, oncology, surgery, women’s health and medicine programs; more than 80 primary and specialty medical practices; innovative senior care programs, facilities and independent housing; a wide range of chemical dependency and behavioral health services; and ACM Medical Laboratory, a global leader in patient and clinical trials testing, with worldwide locations and lab partnerships.