November 16, 2020
Skagit County reschedules flu vaccine clinic for uninsured adults for November 21 & 22, 2020
Today, Public Health announced that the clinic to provide seasonal flu vaccine for uninsured adults has been rescheduled for Saturday, November 21 and Sunday, November 22. The clinic will be at the Skagit County Fairgrounds located at 501 Taylor Street, Mount Vernon, 98273 from 9:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. on both days. The flu clinic was originally scheduled for last weekend, but was cancelled due to weather and safety concerns.
This service is for adult flu vaccine only; children’s vaccinations will not be provided. Vaccine will be available for those 19 years of age or older, who do not have medical insurance. COVID-19 testing or services will not be provided on those days, per the usual testing schedule. Vaccine doses for uninsured adults have been provided by the Washington State Department of Health.
The clinic will be located at the Skagit County Fairgrounds South Gate Entrance (501 Taylor Street, Mount Vernon, WA 98273). Skagit County moved their drive through COVID-19 test site to this location beginning on Wednesday, November 18 . During the flu vaccine clinic on Saturday, November 21 and Sunday, November 22, COVID-19 testing will not be available. Vaccines for children will also not be available, but uninsured children can get a free or low cost vaccination at their local pharmacy or through their primary care provider.
If you have questions or need additional information, please call Public Health at 360-416-1500.