H1N1 vaccine clinics at SL County Health Department

The Salt Lake Valley Health Department (SLVHD) will take appointments Tuesday for H1N1 vaccination clinics. Clinics will take place Wednesday, Thursday and Friday at four clinic locations.

The public may begin making their appointments Tuesday starting at 9:00 a.m. until all available time slots are filled. Appointments can be made either online or by calling the SLVHD Vaccination Hotline at (801) 743-7280 (details below).

“We are excited to announce this shift in how we offer H1N1 vaccine in Salt Lake County,” says Gary Edwards, director of SLVHD. “We anticipate appointments will better serve those at highest risk and help to avoid the long lines seen at previous clinics.”

Starting Tuesday (11/3) at 9:00 a.m. appointments can be booked:
Online via: http://www.slvhealth.org
Direct web link: https://www.securedata-trans12.com/ap/saltlakevalleyhealthdepartment/index.php?page=10
SLVHD Appointment Hotline at (801) 743-7280
Open from 9:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m., or until all time slots have been reserved.

Individuals who secure an appointment will be given a half hour time slot and clinic location for vaccination. All clients with an appointment will be screened at the clinic to confirm eligibility.

Those eligible to receive the H1N1 vaccine:
Pregnant womem
Those who live with or care for children younger than 6 months of age
Health care or emergency medical personnel with direct patient contact
Children age 6 months to 24 years of age
Those under the age of 64 with chronic medical conditions associated with higher risk of medical problems from influenza
The vaccine is provided at no out-of-pocket cost to individuals at SLVHD clinics, however those with health insurance are encouraged to bring their card. Individuals without health insurance will still receive the vaccination at no cost

SLVHD clinic locations taking appointments for vaccination Wednesday, Thursday and Friday

Salt Lake City Public Health Center
610 South 200 East
Salt Lake City, Utah 84111

Southeast Public Health Center
9340 South 700 East
Sandy, Utah 84070

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