Southern Nevada Health District offers H1N1 clinic, Wednesday, Nov. 18


FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
November 17, 2009

The Southern Nevada Health District will provided H1N1 vaccine to priority group members at immunization clinics scheduled for the week of Nov. 15, 2009. Scheduled clinics include:

Wednesday, November 18, 2009
9 a.m. until 6 p.m.
Ravenholt Public Health Center
(Client services will be suspended at this location only to accommodate H1N1 clinic activities.)

Saturday, November 21, 2009
9 a.m. until 6 p.m.

Del Sol High School
3100 E. Patrick Lane
Las Vegas, NV 89120

Mojave High School
5302 Goldfiend Street
North Las Vegas, NV 89031

Sierra Vista High School
8100 W. Robindale Road
Las Vegas, NV 89113

2009 H1N1 priority groups eligible to receive the vaccine are:

  • Pregnant women
  • People who live with or care for children younger than 6 months of age
  • Health care and emergency medical services personnel
  • Persons between the ages of 6 months and 24 years old
  • People ages 25-64 with chronic health disorders or compromised immune systems

The H1N1 vaccine will continue to be offered at the health district’s main location on weekdays from 1 p.m. until 6 p.m. through the week of Thanksgiving. Future clinic dates will be announced as they are scheduled. For additional information visit www.snhd.info or call the Nevada Helpline, (702) 759-4636 (INFO).

The health district is also available on Facebook www.facebook.com/SouthernNevadaHealthDistrict, YouTube www.youtube.com/SNHealthDistrict and Twitter www.twitter.com/SNHDflu

Visit the Media Contacts webpage for media related inquiries.

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Access information about the Southern Nevada Health District on its website: www.SNHD.info. Follow the Health District on Facebook: www.facebook.com/SouthernNevadaHealthDistrict, YouTube: www.youtube.com/SNHealthDistrict, Twitter: www.twitter.com/SNHDinfo, and Instagram: www.instagram.com/southernnevadahealthdistrict/. The Health District is available in Spanish on Twitter: www.twitter.com/TuSNHD.  Additional information and data can be accessed through the Healthy Southern Nevada website: www.HealthySouthernNevada.org.