Flu Vaccine Clinics

Protection from the flu vaccine begins 2 weeks after it is given and lasts 6 or more months. The flu season begins late December, peaks the month of February, and lasts throughout April.

ALL CLINICS ARE BY APPOINTMENT -
CALL 425-9101

Flu Vaccinations

 

CHILDREN:  

  • City of Franklin residents 6 months of age and older are eligible for flu vaccine.
  • Children less than 9 years of age may need 2 doses.
  • FluMist nasal-spray and standard formulation is available.  FluMist is the preferred formulation for those 2 to 8 years of age. 
  • The vaccination fee for children 6 months through 18 years of age is $10 per dose.  

ADULTS:

  • The vaccine fee is $34 for adults 19 and over receiving the standard formulation.  The FluMist nasal-spray formulation is $42 for those 19 to 49 years of age that are eligible. 

SENIORS:

  • For seniors 65 and older, the high-dose formulation is given.  Medicare covers the cost of this vaccine.
  • Those with the HMO United Healthcare/AARP/Secure Horizons, the cost of the vaccine is covered.  All other HMO members should receive their vaccine through their provider or they can receive the vaccine at the Franklin Health Department for a cost of $34 for the standard formulation or $54 for the high-dose formulation.
  • For any claims rejected by Medicare, clients will be billed.
  • Seniors must bring their Medicare card, their insurance card, and a photo ID such as a driver's license. 


ADULT FLU CLINIC DATES:

*Wednesday, September 24 9 a.m. to 1:45 p.m. Franklin Library
Tuesday, October 7 1 p.m. to 4:45 p.m. City Hall
Wednesday, October 22 1 p.m. to 4:45 p.m. City Hall

 *In conjunction with the Adult Health & Wellness Fair for Senior Citizens.
 

CHILDREN/PARENTS FLU CLINIC DATES:

Wednesday, October 15 2:30 p.m. to 4:45 p.m. City Hall
Wednesday, November 5 2:30 p.m. to 4:45 p.m. City Hall
Wednesday, November 19 2:30 p.m. to 4:45 p.m. City Hall

 

Franklin Health Department
9229 W. Loomis Road
M-F, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.
 
Phone:  414-425-9101
Fax:  414-427-7539

*ALL CLINICS ARE BY APPOINTMENT*