Watkins offers flu shot clinics for employees

Student Health Services will offer a series of flu shot clinics over the next month for faculty, staff, retirees, affiliate employees and students. The vaccine is available as an injection or a nasal spray mist.

The cost is $15 for injection and $20.50 for the mist. The nasal mist is for ages 18 to 49 only and is subject to availability. Payment can be made by cash, check or credit card at the time of service. Medicare and Medicaid will not be accepted. The clinics will not be billed to insurance, but Student Health Services can provide a statement for submission for personal reimbursement.

Individuals wanting to get a vaccination can reduce their wait time by filling out a consent form, available on Student Health Services’ website.

Clinics are scheduled at the dates, times and locations below:

• 10 a.m.–2 p.m. Oct. 19, Kansas Union

• 11 a.m.–3 p.m. Oct. 20, Anschutz Library

• 10 a.m.–2 p.m. Oct. 21, Strong Hall

• 10 a.m.–2 p.m. Oct. 26, Burge Union

• noon–2 p.m. Oct. 27, School of Pharmacy building

• 10 a.m.–2 p.m. Oct. 28, Wescoe Hall Underground

• noon–2 p.m. Nov. 2, Nichols Hall

• 11 a.m.–3 p.m. Nov. 3, Strong Hall

• 10 a.m.–2 p.m. Nov. 4, Anschutz Library

• 10 a.m.–2 p.m. Nov. 9, Wescoe Hall Underground

• 11 a.m.–3 p.m. Nov. 10, Kansas Union

• 2–6 p.m. Nov. 11, Watkins Memorial Health Center

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