Protect your health this flu season by getting vaccinated at one of several upcoming opportunities.
Scheduled flu shot clinics for DePauw employees and their significant others include:
Oct 12-13, 2016 – 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Oct 19-20, 2016 – 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Clinics will be at The Inn at DePauw (Emerson Conference Room, lower level). Appointment not required.
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Whose immunization is free?
All DePauw staff and faculty members, retirees, as well as those Anthem or United American (this is the Post-65 insurance) covered spouses/surviving spouses.
Who pays $20?
Spouses not covered by DePauw Anthem or United American health insurance will be charged $20. DePauw will invoice you following receipt of the vaccination.
Who can’t receive a flu shot?
- Individuals who have a fever or are feeling ill the day of the vaccination
- Children under age 6 months
- Individuals who are allergic to eggs, chickens, feathers
- Individuals who have had a serious reaction to the influenza immunization in the past