Ochsner Baton Rouge will hold a flu shot fair on Saturday and Sunday, Oct. 9-10, with walk-up or drive-thru service at several area locations.
The fair is open to adults and children as young as six months old. To make an appointment, call 866-OCHSNER to preregister.
Appointments are preferred but not required.
Each location will offer:
Fluarix – a quadrivalent flu shot for ages six months and older
FluAD – a high-dose flu shot for patients 65 and older
Flublok – a flu shot for patients with severe egg allergies
When arriving for a flu shot, wear a mask and bring a picture ID and insurance card. After receiving the shot, patients will be asked to wait for 15 minutes before leaving as a safety precaution.
Flu Shot Fair locations are available on Oct. 9 at:
-Ochsner Health Center – O’Neal (drive-thru)
16777 Medical Center Drive
8 a.m.-3 p.m.
-Ochsner Medical Complex – The Grove (walk-up)
10310 The Grove Blvd., Baton Rouge
8 a.m.-1 p.m.
-Ochsner Health Center – Prairieville (walk-up)
16220 Airline Highway
-Ochsner Medical Complex – Iberville (walk-up)
25455 La. 1, Plaquemine
-Ochsner Health Center – Tangipahoa (walk-up)
41676 Veterans Ave., Hammond
Flu shots are available on Oct. 10 at:
-Ochsner Community Health – Brees Family Center (drive-thru)
7855 Howell Blvd., Suite 320, Baton Rouge
9 a.m.-3 p.m.