Now is a great time to get your flu vaccine; there is still have a lot of flu season left.  National Influenza Vaccination Week December 1-7, serves as a reminder that there is still time to protect yourself and your family against influenza. 

Influenza vaccinations are recommended for all Minnesotans 6 months of age and older, but they are especially important for young children 6 months to 5 years old, adults age 65 and older, people of any age with chronic medical conditions, pregnant women, people living with or caring for those at high risk for complications from influenza, and health care workers.

The vaccination cost is covered by most health insurance including Medicare.  If your insurance won’t pay for the cost of flu vaccine call Horizon Public Health at 320.208.6670.