Get a free flu vaccine at Planned Parenthood

COLCHESTER — Planned Parenthood of Northern New England (PPNNE) is offering no-cost flu vaccines to all individuals in need of the vaccination this season. The free service is available in all 12 PPNNE health centers across Vermont.   Individuals using their insurance at PPNNE are likely to receive the vaccine for free under their plan. For those who are uninsured, paying out of pocket, or who have a plan that does not cover the flu shot, PPNNE will absorb the cost.   The Centers for Disease Control (CDC) a … (read more)

ACHHH flu shot clinics on tap

ADDISON COUNTY — Addison County Home Health and Hospice is hosting a flu clinic for members of the public 18 and over on Friday, Nov. 20, at its office at 254 Ethan Allen Highway (Route 7) in New Haven from 7:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. The standard dose of the … (read more)

State may require flu shots for students

The Vermont Department of Health may require that school-age children get a flu shot.  Commissioner Mark Levine said he was “absolutely” considering mandating the vaccine and would announce a decision within weeks, according to an interview on VPR’s Vermo … (read more)