Free vaccine clinic set for Feb. 4 in Bellingham

THE BELLINGHAM HERALDJanuary 26, 2014 

BELLINGHAM - Uninsured or under-insured adults can get free vaccines from nurses in training at a clinic Tuesday, Feb. 4.

Bellingham Technical College's nursing program is partnering with the Whatcom County Health Department to put on the clinic, which will run from noon to 5 p.m. at St. Luke's Community Health Education Center, 3333 Squalicum Parkway, Room A.

The clinic is for adults 19 and older who are uninsured or whose insurance doesn't cover vaccines. The shots available include vaccines for the flu, hepatitis A and B, and the tetanus, diphtheria and pertussis shot. Shingles vaccines are available for those 60 and older, along with pneumococcal for those 65 and older. Meningococcal conjugate is available for college-age adults and the human papillomavirus vaccine for men and women ages 19 to 26.

Walk-ins are welcome at the clinic.

Reach Zoe Fraley at 360-756-2803 or zoe.fraley@bellinghamherald.com.

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