‘Flu Shot Fair’ Set For October 9 at Ochsner CHRISTUS Health Clinic
October 7, 2021
Lake Charles, Louisiana - In an effort to make the flu vaccination process quick, easy and safe, Ochsner CHRISTUS Health Center – Lake Area will hold a Flu Shot Fair from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 9 at the Ochsner CHRISTUS Vaccine Clinic at 4150 Nelson Road, Building C, Suite 11.
The Flu Shot Fair is open to adults and children as young as 6 months old. To make an appointment, click here, or call 855-668-3625 to preregister. Flu shots are available regardless of patient status with Ochsner CHRISTUS, though online registration requires a free MyOchsner account.
Appointments are preferred but not required.
The Flu Shot Fair offers two types of flu vaccines:
- Fluarix – a quadrivalent flu shot for ages 6 months and older
- FluAD – a high-dose flu shot for ages 65 and older
When arriving for your flu shot, please wear a mask. Bring a picture ID and your insurance card. After receiving the shot, patients will be asked to wait for 15 minutes before leaving as a safety precaution.
COVID vaccines are not available at the Flu Shot Fair. COVID vaccine appointments are available by calling 855-668-3625, through MyOchsner.com or on the MyChart app.