Mesa County opening H1N1 vaccine to everyone

By: KKCO - Email
By: KKCO - Email

MESA COUNTY, Colo. (KKCO) - If you're six months or older and want an H1N1 vaccination, you can now get it in Mesa County.

Health Department officials say the increased amount Swine Flu vaccine they've received has allowed them to open up the vaccinations to everyone, not just those in high priority groups.

There are 500 appointments available for next Wednesday, Dec. 9. The vaccines are free through the Health Department. Registered health care providers and local pharmacies will also receive the vaccine, the Health Department says. However, there could be an administrative fee if you get the vaccine through those outlets.

To book an appointment click the link below or call the Health Department starting at 8:30 a.m. Monday, Dec. 7. The Health Department number is 683-6636.

Regular immunization offerings at the Health Department will be canceled for next Wednesday.

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