Beaufort News

Flu shot schedule set for area

The S.C. Department of Health and Environmental Control announced a schedule Wednesday for public flu-shot clinics in Beaufort County and surrounding areas.

Shots at the clinics are $25. Cash, check, Medicaid or Medicare are accepted. DHEC also said in a news release that residents should not let cost prevent them from getting a flu shot. "Ask how we can help," the release says.

The clinics are by appointment only: Call 843-525-5915 in the Beaufort area or 888-325-8599.

The clinics are as follows:

  • Beaufort County Health Department, 601 Wilmington St., Beaufort: Oct. 21, 1-4 p.m.; Oct. 29, 7:30-9:30 a.m. and 1-4 p.m.; Nov. 18, 1:30-4 p.m.; Dec. 2, 8:30-11:30 a.m. and 1-4 p.m.
  • Bluffton Health Center, 4819 Bluffton Parkway, Bluffton: Oct. 26, 1-4 p.m.; Oct. 29, 1-6 p.m.; Nov. 13, 9 a.m.-1 p.m.; Nov. 16, 8:30-11:30 a.m.
  • Jasper County Health Department, 359 E. Wilson St., Ridgeland: Oct. 27, 8:30-11:30 a.m.
  • Colleton County Health Department, 219 S. Lemacks St., Walterboro: Oct. 27, 8:30-11:30 a.m.; Nov. 3, 1-4:30 p.m.
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