Influenza (flu) Vaccine Information

Details on scheduled clinics and locations to receive an influenza vaccine.

The City of St. Louis Department of Health and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recommend a yearly flu vaccine for everyone 6 months of age and older as the first and most important step in protecting against this serious disease.

The timing of flu is very unpredictable and can vary in different parts of the country and from season to season. Seasonal flu viruses can be detected year-round, however, seasonal flu activity can begin as early as October and continue to occur as late as May. Flu activity most commonly peaks in the United States between December and March.

Two area hospital systems are offering free flu vaccines during upcoming clinics. 

FREE flu shot clinics: 

BJC Healthcare clinics for the Winter 2019-20 season (Various days and locations)

SSM Healthcare clinics for the Winter 2018-19 season (Saturday, October 13 from 8 a.m. - 12 p.m., various locations)

In addition, many area providers are offering flu vaccinations for a fee. To locate the nearest vaccination provider, click the link below. 

AT COST flu shot locations: 

Vaccine finder map search

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