Piedmont Newton Hospital will hold its third annual free drive-thru flu shot clinic on Wednesday, October 16, 2019 from 2 p.m. until 4 p.m. Community members are invited to walk, bike, or drive over to receive their free flu shot. Hospital employees will be administering flu shots in the parking lot located at the corner of Newton Drive and N. Dearing Street
Important things to know: Flu shots will be given to individuals age 15 and older. The hospital will be giving 300 free flu shots on a first come, first served basis so community members are encouraged to arrive early in order to receive a free flu shot.
According to the CDC, the flu is a serious disease that can lead to hospitalization and sometimes even death. Anyone can get very sick from the flu, including people who are otherwise healthy. Receiving a flu vaccine can help protect you from getting the flu.