Wilmington, NC September 25, 2013 — The New Hanover County Health Department will conduct a flu clinic at Wrightsville Beach. The clinic will be held Friday, September 27 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Fran Russ Recreation Center located behind the Wrightsville Beach Town Hall located at 4 Russ Drive.
New Hanover County or Wrightsville Beach residency is not required to receive a flu shot at these clinics. This year we are accepting Medicare, Medicaid, Blue Cross Blue Shield of NC, United Healthcare, Aetna, Cigna, Tricare, Health Choice, cash, check, and Visa/MasterCard (credit or debit). Please bring a picture ID and your insurance card or method of payment.
Other things you can do to help protect yourself from the flu:
- Cover your mouth and nose with a tissue when you cough or sneeze
- If you don’t have tissue, cough or sneeze into your upper sleeve, not your hands
- Put your used tissue in the waste basket
- Wash your hands with soap and water
For current information on the Flu Clinic at New Hanover County Health Department, please call 910-798-6646. For health-related news and information visit the New Hanover County Health Department’s social media outlets: www.twitter.com/nhchealth and www.facebook.com/nhchealth.