Oklahoma Health Department Offering Free Flu Shots

Monday, October 1st 2018, 7:11 am
By: News On 6

It is that time of year again.

Starting Monday, October 1, the State Department of Health will be offering flu vaccines with no out-of-pocket costs.

The Oklahoma State Department of Health is offering the vaccines at all county health department locations.

The flu vaccine is recommended each year for everyone 6 months and older. The interim health commissioner is stressing just how devastating the last flu season was - with 291 deaths.

Oklahoma County and Tulsa County residents should check with their city-county health departments.

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If you do have insurance - bring your card to prove coverage.

The flu vaccines will be offered while supplies last to anyone over the age of 6 months on a walk-in basis Mondays through Thursdays from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. and Fridays from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the following Tulsa Health Department locations:

  • James O. Goodwin Health Center, 5051 S. 129 E. Ave.
  • Central Regional Health Center, 315 S. Utica
  • North Regional Health and Wellness Center, 5635 N. Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd.

The flu vaccine will also be offered at the following locations:

  • Collinsville Community Health Center, 1201 W. Center  - Call 918-596-8650 for clinic dates and times
  • Sand Springs Health Center, 306 E. Broadway - Call 918-591-6100 for clinic dates and times