Flu season is right around the corner.
The Cherokee County Health Department announced Tuesday that they will hold a drive-thru flu shot clinic on, Oct. 4th from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Woodstock Health Center.
The department says public health staff administering the shot will be in COVID-19 protective gear.
The shot is no-cost if covered by one of several health plans; Medicare, Medicaid, Aetna, Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield, Cigna, Coventry, Humana, Ambetter and United Healthcare Insurance, all listed as acceptable options.
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If paying out of pocket, a regular flu vaccine will cost $25, and a high-dose flu vaccine for people aged 65 and older will cost $65, according to the department.
Both vaccines guard against four different strains of flu, according to the department.
The Woodstock Health Center is located at 7545 North Main Street, Woodstock, GA 30188. Call (770) 928-0133 or (770) 345-7371 for more information or log onto https://nghd.org/news/drive-thru-flu-shots-date#Woodstock.
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