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News | Oct. 17, 2023

High Dose Flu Vaccine for Seniors Available at McDonald Army Health Center

Dear McDonald Army Health Center Senior Beneficiaries,
Your well-being is our top priority at McDonald Army Health Center, and we are pleased to inform you of an important update regarding flu vaccinations for our beneficiaries aged 65 and older.
We are pleased to announce that we currently have 120 doses of the high-dose Flu vaccine available to provide enhanced protection for our valued 65 and over population. As we receive doses, this will determine the duration of administration.
To ensure a smooth and efficient vaccination process, we will be administering the high-dose Flu vaccine by appointment only. Here are the key details:
Vaccination Schedule:
Starting Date: October 17, 2023
Every Tuesday morning
Time: 0800 - 1130 a.m.
How to Schedule Your Appointment:
Contact HRAC (Hampton Roads Appointment Center) at 866-645-4584 to schedule your appointment. Their friendly staff will assist you in securing a convenient time slot.
If you prefer a convenient online option, you can request an appointment by messaging your care team/provider via the Patient Portal . They will promptly assist you in scheduling your flu vaccination appointment.
Ensuring the health and safety of our senior beneficiaries is of utmost importance to us. The high-dose Flu vaccine provides an added layer of protection, especially for those aged 65 and older, and we encourage you to take advantage of this opportunity.
Please do not hesitate to reach out if you have any questions or require further assistance. Your health is our mission, and we are here to support you.
Thank you for entrusting us with your healthcare needs. We look forward to helping you stay healthy and protected throughout the flu season.
Stay well and stay safe.
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