Pennsylvania Department of Health Continues Free H1N1 Flu Vaccination Clinics on Saturdays at 60 State Health Centers

Jan 22, 2010, 13:39 ET from Pennsylvania Department of Health

HARRISBURG, Pa., Jan. 22 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- In an effort to ensure that Pennsylvania's citizens are protected against the H1N1 flu virus, the Department of Health will continue public vaccination clinics at all 60 state health centers every Saturday through Feb. 6 from 9 a.m. to noon.

All are welcome; no appointments are necessary.  

The department continues to receive H1N1 vaccine allocations from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, or CDC.  To date, the CDC has allocated 5, 312,500 to Pennsylvania.  More than 3,350 certified private providers have received shipments of H1N1 vaccine.

For more information about H1N1 flu and to find a clinic location in your area, visit or call 1-877-PA HEALTH (1-877-724-3258).

Media contact: Stacy Kriedeman, 717-787-1783

SOURCE Pennsylvania Department of Health