Still haven't gotten your flu jab? There's another upcoming clinic at the Burnaby Health Unit.
The clinic is set for Jan. 19 from 3 to 7 p.m.
To book an appointment, call 604-918-7588.
Those eligible for a free flu shot include: people 65 and older and their caregivers, children and adults with chronic health conditions and their household contacts, health-care workers, emergency responders, healthy children aged six to 23 months, household contacts and caregivers of children aged up to 23 months, and pregnant women who will be in their third trimester during the influenza season.
Also eligible for free shots are residents of nursing homes, owners and operators of poultry farms, aboriginal peoples, people who are very obese (those with a body mass index of 40 or greater), corrections officers and inmates in provincial correctional institutions, and those who provide care or service in potential outbreak settings (e.g. crew on ships).
For more about the flu shot, go to www. fraserhealth.ca and look under Your Health, then Immunizations.
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