Get Your Flu Shot Before the Holiday Break

Flu vaccination has important benefits. It can reduce flu illnesses, doctors’ visits, and missed work and school due to flu, as well as prevent flu-related hospitalizations. Health Services still has plenty of flu vaccines available, so get yours before we close for the holiday break. Call 501-569-3188 to schedule an appointment.

The vaccine is FREE for currently enrolled students. Employees, please bring your insurance card.

FAQ –

Do you have flu mist? No, Flu Mist is not available through the clinic.

What strains are covered in this year’s vaccine?  Health Services is administering only the quadrivalent vaccine (shot). This vaccine is preservative free and covers the following strains:

  • A/Michigan/45/2015 (H1N1)pdm09–like virus
  • A/Singapore/INFIMH-16-0019/2016 (H3N2)
  • B/Colorado/06/2017–like virus (Victoria lineage)
  • B/Phuket/3073/2013–like virus (Yamagata lineage)

 

 

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