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Cost & Insurance| Flu 101 | Immunizations

Get a Flu Vaccine

No appointment necessary!

Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday 8:00 - 11:30 a.m. and 1:00 - 4:00 p.m.

Wednesday 1:00 - 4:00 p.m.

Questions? Call (828) 694-6015

Health Director urges residents to protect themselves from flu (1/23/18)

Cost & Insurance

The high-dose flu vaccine for adults 65 and older costs $40 plus $22 administration fee.

Regular flu vaccine costs $18 plus $22 administration fee.

Remember flu vaccine fees and out of pocket expenses will depend on the type of vaccine you receive and your insurance coverage.

Cash, check, and VISA, MasterCard and Discover credit cards or debit cards are accepted for payment.

Please be sure to bring your insurance card. We accept Medicare Part B, Blue Cross Blue Shield of NC, United Health Care, Medcost, Medicaid, Health Choice, Aetna, Appalachian Benefit Associates, Crescent Health Solutions, Healthgram, Humana Choice Care, Medicare Advantage HMO, PPO, and PFFS, Humana/Choice Care Commercial Plans, and WNC Health Coalition.

Flu 101

Did you know? Every year an estimated 20,000 children younger than 5 years old are hospitalized for flu complications. Like pneumonia. Everyone in your family who is 6 months and older should get a flu vaccine. This year, Next year, Every year. #fightflu  

The CDC recommends 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.

Getting the flu vaccine as soon as it becomes available each year is always a good idea, and the protection you get from vaccination will last throughout the flu season.

FLU.gov | Flu Guide for Parents

NCDHHS Influenza (Flu) Information

Protect Yourself

Take preventive steps everyday such as staying away from sick people and washing your hands to reduce the spread of germs. If you are sick with flu, stay home from work or school to prevent spreading influenza to others and consider seeing your doctor early in the illness for an anti-flu prescription.

To prevent the flu:

  • Get your flu vaccine
  • Avoid close contact with people who are sick
  • Stay home when you are sick
  • Cover your mouth and nose with a tissue when coughing or sneezing or wear a mask
  • Wash your hands often
  • Avoid touching your eyes, nose or mouth


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Last updated February 21, 2018