Tuesday, October 3, 2017 4:15 pm
The clinics will be held on the following dates and locations:
According to the CDC, influenza viruses are always changing, so annual vaccination is recommended. It will not prevent illness caused by other viruses.
It takes up to two weeks for protection to develop after the shot. Protection lasts about a year.
There is no cost for the seasonal flu shot for individuals with Medicare. Medicare recipients must bring a photo ID, such as a driver's license or state issued identification card, and their Medicare Card (Part B).
The immunization is $35 for persons who do not have Medicare, payable in cash or check only. No insurances will be accepted or filed.
Appointments are necessary and space is limited. To make an appointment for the immunization, call 844-455-0340.
Ann Martel, MSW, LISW-CP will share practical ways caregivers can ensure their wellness by practicing self-care. Martel is a licensed independent social worker who specializes in caring for the caregiver. She provides consulting services and facilitates various caregiver support groups in the community.
Refreshments will be served.
RSVP is required by calling 843-842-6688.
Participants, ages 14 and older, will ride bicycles from Savannah to Augusta, Ga., in a single day (140-plus miles).
Registration is open to the public for a fee of $140, plus a fundraising minimum of $140.
The event raises funds to benefit children and families with cancer at the Dwaine & Cynthia Willett Children's Hospital of Savannah and the Curtis and Elizabeth Anderson Cancer Institute at Memorial University Medical Center.
For more information and to register, visit www.patricksride.com or contact Robyn Rotunda at 912-350-8992 or RotunRo1@memorialhealth.com.