More Swine Flu Vaccines Arrive

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    NEWSLETTERS

    TK
    AP
    A dose of Swine Flu vaccine is shown at the Dekalb County Health Department in Decatur, Ga., Wednesday, Oct. 7, 2009.

    The second shipment of swine flu vaccines has arrived in San Diego and will be distributed this weekend.

    San Diego County Health and Human Services Agency announced the shipment Friday afternoon with a list of centers that will begin distributing the vaccines immediately.

     The vaccine will be administered at the County’s six public health centers and one vaccination clinic. Additional doses are going to hospitals, community clinics and to healthcare emergency workers.

    More Swine Flu Vaccines Arrive

    [DGO] More Swine Flu Vaccines Arrive
    Raw video from the San Diego County Health and Human Services Agency news conference on Friday, October 23, 2009.

    Health care providers, pregnant women and children (pre-school, elementary and middle school) as well as individuals who live in households with children younger than six months of age will receive priority when it comes to receiving the vaccine.

    There are six County Public Health Centers and one County Immunization Clinic. These seven locations are located throughout San Diego County. The H1N1 flu vaccine is available at these locations for people in the high risk groups for complications from H1N1 flu.

    The county suggests that you call your primary care provider to get an H1N1 Influenza vaccine. If your primary care physician did not order vaccine or you do not have a primary care doctor, H1N1 vaccine can be obtained at the below locations:

    PublicHealth Center- Central Region

    5202 University Avenue
    San Diego, CA 92105
    Phone: (619) 229-5400

    VIP Immunizations Clinic

    3177A Ocean View Boulevard
    San Diego, CA 92113
    Phone: (619) 231-9300

    Public Health Center – East
    855 E. Madison
    El Cajon, CA 92021
    Phone: (619) 441-6500

    Public Health Center- North Central
    5055 Ruffin Road
    San Diego, CA 92123
    Phone: (858) 573-7300

    Public Health Center- North Coastal
    104 S. Barnes
    Oceanside, CA 92054
    Phone: (760) 967-4401

    Public Health Center- North Inland
    606 East Valley Parkway
    Escondido, CA 92025
    Phone: (760) 740-4000

    Public Health Center - South
    690 Oxford Street
    Chula Vista, CA 91911
    Phone: (619) 409-3110

    Hours 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. Saturday, October 24 and Sunday, October 25, 2009.*

    Hours 8:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. Monday, October 26 through Friday, October 30, 2009*

    *Subsequent hours will be determined based on demand. For more info, visit www.sdiz.org or call 211.