Macon County Public Health will give flu shots on Wednesday, October 3 from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. at the Jane Woodruff Building at Highlands-Cashiers Hospital in Highlands and on Saturday, October 13 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Autumn Leaf Craft Show at the Fair Grounds in Franklin. No appointment is necessary at these two clinics.
Shots are also available during regular business hours at the Macon County Public Health Center on Lakeside Drive in Franklin. Appointments are needed for these shots and may be scheduled by calling 349-2081.
Flu shots are available for adults and children age six months and older at a cost of $25. High dose vaccine is available for individuals age 65 and older at a cost of $50 while supplies last. Insurance will be filed for Medicare, Medicaid, Blue Cross/Blue Shield, Tri-Care, and Medicare replacements, so bring your card.