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Flu Vaccination Information

The single best way to prevent the flu is to get a flu vaccination. Everyone 6 months and older should get a flu vaccine.

Find Memorial Hospital's Clinic Flu Vaccination Schedule Here

Flu vaccines cause antibodies to develop in the body about two weeks after vaccination. These antibodies provide protection against infection with the viruses that are in the vaccine. More info on Influenza Vaccine Information.

Why is a flu vaccine more important in 2020?

It Could Save Your Life

Over 34,000 people died of influenza last year, and nearly half a million were hospitalized. The flue vaccination is effective in preventing the most sever forms of flu.

COVID + Flu = Trouble

A bad flu season could overwhelm the health care system and the care it can provide. Let's help our communities avoid two epidemics at once.

Protect Your Community

The flu spreads easily. By getting vaccinated, you are helping to protect the most vulnerable members of your family and community from catching a life-threatening illness.