Free flu shots available from Penn Hills EMS through December
By Staff Report
Published: Wednesday, Oct. 9, 2013, 9:00 p.m.
Penn Hills EMS Service is offering free flu shots for those 18 and older from now through early December. The program is in partnership with the state Department of Health Immunizations, the Mon River Fleet Health Improvement Plan Partnerships, UPMC McKeesport, UPMC Health Plan and EMS providers.
Flu shot times and locations are:
• Oct. 11, Lincoln Park Community Center, 7300 Ridgeview Ave., 10 a.m. to noon.
• Oct. 12, Penn Hills VFD No. 226, 2240 Main St., 2 to 4 p.m.
• Oct. 13, Penn Hills Municipal Building, 12245 Frankstown Road, 2 to 4 p.m.
• Oct. 14, Penn Hills library, 1037 Stotler Road, 5 to 7 p.m.
• Oct. 16, Penn Hills Senior Service Center, 147 Jefferson Road, 10 a.m. to noon.
• Oct. 18, Penn Hills VFD No. 224, 1002 Center Ave., 6 to 8 p.m.
• Oct. 20, Penn Hills library, 1037 Stotler Road, 2 to 4 p.m.
• Oct. 21, Penn Hills VFD No. 221, 7520 Mt. Carmel Road, 5 to 7 p.m.
• Oct. 23, Penn Hills VFD No. 223, 1701 Leechburg Road, 6 to 8 p.m.
• Oct. 25, Penn Hills VFD No. 225, 2997 Robinson Blvd., 6 to 8 p.m.
• Oct. 27, Penn Hills VFD No. 227, 125 Universal Road, 3 to 5 p.m.
• Oct. 28, Penn Hills library, 1037 Stotler Road, 6 to 8 p.m.
• Nov. 3, Verona VFD No. 285, 465 Parker St., 1 to 3 p.m.
• Nov. 5, Linton Middle School, 250 Aster St., 8 to 10 a.m. and 5 to 8 p.m.
• Nov. 6, Penn Hills Senior Service Center, 147 Jefferson Road, 10 a.m. to noon
• Nov. 10, Penn Hills Municipal Building, 12245 Frankstown Road, 3 to 5 p.m.
• Nov. 20, Penn Hills library, 1037 Stotler Road, 5 to 8 p.m.
• Nov. 30, Penn Hills Municipal Building, 12245 Frankstown Road, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
• Dec. 4, Penn Hills library, 1037 Stotler Road, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.
Penn Hills EMS Supervisor Diane Fitzhenry said the shots are available at no cost to Pennsylvania residents who meet the age requirement. Pregnant women must be in their third trimester, Fitzhenry said, and should consult their obstetricians if they are not.
For more information, contact the EMS department at 412-798-2041.
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