PA offers free swine flu vaccine clinics

    Pennsylvania is holding a series of vaccine clinics to immunize people who are at risk of suffering serious complications from the H1N1 virus. Stacy Kriedeman is spokeswoman for the Pennsylvania Department of Health.

    Pennsylvania is holding a series of vaccine clinics to immunize people who are at risk of suffering serious complications from the H1N1 virus. Stacy Kriedeman is spokeswoman for the Pennsylvania Department of Health.
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    Kriedeman: Really those public health clinics are for those in the recommended groups – including children – who don’t have access to private providers such as a school.

    Kriedeman says the vaccine will be free, but participants have to schedule an appointment. The clinics begin Friday, Nov 20th and will be held at six locations across the state.

    For more information on how to register — and who qualifies go to Pennsylvania’s health department Web site

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