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Health Department Announces Clinic Schedule for Week of Feb. 21

OSWEGO – The Oswego County Health Department offers a variety of services to all residents of Oswego County, including preventive health services, certified home health care, long-term home health care, certified hospice, and a maternal and child health program.

Influenza immunization clinics for people age 19 and older are held weekdays from 9 to 11 a.m. and 1 to 3 p.m. at the Nick Sterio Public Health Clinic, 70 Bunner St., Oswego. No appointment is needed; walk-ins are welcome.

The charge for the influenza vaccine is $30. Pneumonia vaccine is also available at the flu clinics. The charge is $50. Both vaccines are covered by Medicaid and Medicare Part B.

Children’s flu vaccine is available every Tuesday from 12:30 to 3:30 p.m. in Oswego, and the first and third Tuesday of every month from 9 to 11 a.m. at the H. Douglas Barclay Courthouse in Pulaski. The children’s flu vaccine costs $15 and is covered by Medicaid.

The following services will be available during the week of Feb. 21 at the Nick Sterio Public Health Clinic in Oswego and the H. Douglas Barclay Courthouse, Pulaski. There will be no services on Presidents’ Day, Feb. 20. Those who are covered by Medicaid or Medicare Part B should bring their cards to the clinic. No one will be turned away due to inability to pay.

Oswego:

Immunization Clinic: Tuesday, Feb. 21, 12:30 to 3:30 p.m., walk-in clinic.

Pregnancy Testing: Free pregnancy testing is available. Call 349-3547 for an appointment.

Sexually Transmitted Disease Testing and Treatment Services: Call 349-3547 to schedule an appointment.

Pulaski:

Immunization Clinic: Tuesday, Feb. 21, 9 to 11 a.m., walk-in clinic.

For more information on public health services, call the County Health Department, weekdays, phone 349-3547 or 1-800-596-3200, ext. 3547.