Flu Shots Now Available for 2017/18

Flu shots are safe, effective, and provided free for:

  • People 65 years and older and their caregivers/household contacts
  • People of any age in residential care facilities
  • Children and adults with chronic health conditions and their household contacts
  • Children & adolescents (6 months to 18 years) with conditions treated for long periods of time with Acetylsalicylic Acid (Aspirin/ ASA) and their household contacts.
  • Children & adults who are obese
  • Aboriginal people
  • All children 6-59 months of age
  • Household contacts and caregivers of infants and children 0-59 months of age
  • Pregnant women at any stage of pregnancy during the influenza season and their household contacts
  • Visitors to hospitals, health centers and residential care facilities
  • People who work with live poultry
  • Health care and other care providers in facilities and community settings who are capable of transmitting influenza disease to those at high risk of influenza complications
  • Individuals who provide care or service in potential outbreak settings housing high risk persons (e.g., crew on ships)
  • People who provide essential community services (First Responders, Corrections Workers)
  • Inmates of provincial correctional institutions

Don’t qualify for the free Vaccine?
$20 private pay flu Vaccine available at Hogarth’s Clinic Pharmacy

2017/18 Seasonal Influenza Vaccines

Trivalent and Quadrivalent Inactivated Influenza Vaccines (TIIV & QIIV), and Quadrivalent Live Attenuated Influenza Vaccine (LAIV-Q)

Contains:

  • A/Michigan/45/2015 (H1N1)pdm09-like virus
  • A/Hong Kong/4801/2014 (H3N2)-like virus
  • B/Brisbane/60/2008-like virus
  • B/Phuket/3073/2013-like virus (in quadrivalent vaccines only)

Call Us With Any Flu Related Questions