Vernon Parish hosting free drive-thru Flu vaccine clinic

Vernon Parish hosting free drive-thru Flu vaccine clinic
(Daigle, Hannah)

VERNON PARISH, LA (KPLC) - Vernon Parish and the Louisiana Department of Health are offering free, drive-thru, flu vaccine clinics, according to a post on the Vernon Parish Sheriff’s Office Facebook page.

Posted by Vernon Parish Sheriff Dept on Thursday, October 11, 2018

Participants will need to provide proof of private insurance, Medicaid, or Medicare. The clinic also welcomes walk-up patients.

Below is a list of dates and locations across the state for the clinic:

  • Leesville- Oct. 17, at the Vernon Parish Health Unit, 406 Fertitta Blvd.
  • Colfax- Oct. 18, at the Grant Parish Health Unit, 340 A. Webb Smith Drive.
  • Alexandria/Pineville- Oct. 23, at the Rapides Parish Health Unit, 5604A Coliseum Blvd. 
  • Jena- Oct. 24, LaSalle Parish Health Unit, 1673 N. Second Street.
  • Jonesville- Oct. 25, Avoyelles Parish Health Unit, 657 Government Street.
  • Winnfield- Oct. 25, Winn Parish Health Unit, 301 W. Main Street.
  • Bunkie- Oct. 30, Bunkie Parish  Health Unit, 406 Walnut Street.
  • Ferriday- Oct. 30, Concordian Parish Health Unit, 905 Mickey Gilley Avenue (*Not a Drive-Thru)

You are asked to wear short or loose-fitting sleeves. If you do not have insurance coverage but would still like to participate in the drive-thru clinic it will cost $10.

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