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Flu and Pneumonia Vaccine Event
Sep 25, 2018 @ 9:30 am - 12:00 pm PDT| Free
9:30 – 11 a.m.: Vaccines (provided on a first come, first serve basis)
11 a.m. – noon: Lecture
Renown Health and Senior Care Plus invite those 65 years and older to get a high dose flu and pneumonia vaccine. This event will also include a lecture on prevention with Catherine Pinkston, DO, a Family Medicine Provider with Renown Medical Group. Dr. Pinkston will talk about:
• Ways you can prevent or reduce your likeliness of getting the flu this year
• Other vaccines you should consider to maintain your health
• Symptoms of the flu versus a cold
• If you get sick, when should you go to the doctor?
This lecture will be offered virtually for those unable to attend in-person.
Looking for a new doctor? Attend this event where you can also schedule an appointment with a Renown Medical Group Provider.
Insurance coverage information:
High Dose Flu Vaccine (for age 65 and older): No out-of-pocket costs for Medicare beneficiaries (Part B), Senior Care Plus members and Hometown Health fully insured HMO and PPO plans.
Pneumonia Vaccine: Pneumococcal 23 and Prevnar 13 vaccines will be offered at these events. If you are over the age of 65, you should receive both of these vaccines a year apart. Our Wellness Services team will look up your vaccine history to determine which one you have had and which one you might need. No out-of-pocket costs for Medicare (Part B) and Senior Care Plus members who meet CDC criteria.
If you do not have a qualifying plan listed above, call 775-982-5433 to inquire about cost.