DHSS Press Release
|Date: October 15, 2015
|Rita Landgraf, Secretary
Jill Fredel, Director of Communications
302-255-9047, Cell 302-357-7498
PUBLIC HEALTH OFFERS FREE FLU VACCINE
|WHAT:||The Division of Public Health (DPH) will offer free influenza vaccines to the public in Sussex County. All Delawareans age 6 months and older need annual flu vaccinations. The flu clinic is being run as a preparedness exercise, so DPH staff can practice their readiness in the event of a large-scale health emergency and test the ability to accommodate people with disabilities. The media are invited for a site tour.|
|WHO:||Kathleen Russell, Chief, Southern Health Services, DPH; and Wayne Smith, Deputy Chief, Southern Health Services, DPH|
|WHEN:||October 22, 2015 flu clinic runs 2:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Media tour offered at 2:30 p.m.
|WHERE||Greenwood Fire Hall
12611 Sussex Highway
Greenwood, DE 19950
OTHER FLU CLINICS:New Castle County
For further flu information and Public Health vaccination clinic dates, visit flu.delaware.gov or call the Delaware Immunization Hotline at 800-282-8672.
Delaware Health and Social Services is committed to improving the quality of the lives of Delaware's citizens by promoting health and well-being, fostering self-sufficiency, and protecting vulnerable populations.