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).
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The Southern Nevada Health District serves as the local public health authority for Clark County, Boulder City, Henderson, Las Vegas, Mesquite and North Las Vegas. The agency safeguards the public health of the community’s residents and visitors through innovative programs, regulations, and initiatives focused on protecting and promoting their health and well-being. More information about the Health District, its programs, services, and the regulatory oversight it provides is available at www.SNHD.info.