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Say Boo to the Flu on Oct. 13

Oct 9, 2012

Special children’s flu clinic available October 13

Say Boo to the Flu

  • Who: All Wausau children and their families
  • What: Get a seasonal flu vaccine, prevention tips and free giveaways
  • When: October 13, 2012 from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.
  • Where: Aspirus Pediatrics Clinic; 2720 Plaza Dr. Wausau, WI
  • Hosted By: Aspirus VNA Home Health Inc.
  • Cost: $30 cash or we can bill insurance
  • Incentive: Get a Flu Shot at this event and receive a Free admission with the purchase of   one admission to Dimensions of Horror’s Haunted House in Wausau.  Visit: www.dohorrors.com

WAUSAU, Wis. – Aspirus VNA Home Health is offering a unique flu clinic on Oct. 13 for children and families.

The event, Say Boo to the Flu, is a Halloween-themed flu clinic being held at Aspirus Pediatrics Clinic in the Aspirus Plaza Drive Clinics building on the Aspirus Wausau Hospital Campus. The clinic runs from 9 a.m. – 2 p.m. and offers fun, interactive games for families and free giveaways to help kids forget about their flu vaccinations.

Flu shots at the clinic cost $30 cash, or Aspirus VNA Home Health will bill insurance. Those who get a flu shot at Say Boo to the Flu can also receive a free admission pass to Dimensions of Horror’s Haunted House in Wausau if they purchase an initial admission.    

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recommends all healthy children ages 6 months to adult get vaccinated against the seasonal flu, and Aspirus is making the experience of getting a seasonal flu shot more enjoyable and less scary for children.

Say Boo to the Flu is made possible through a national campaign and partnership with the Visiting Nurse Associations of America, Families Fighting Flu and The Clorox Company.

No appointment is necessary for this event. For a listing of additional public flu clinics offered by Aspirus VNA Home Health, go to www.aspirus.org/fluclinics, or call the Aspirus Information Center at 715.847.2380 or 800.847.4707 to have a complete schedule mailed to you.