WHAT: Influenza (flu) vaccine walk-in clinics at Ascension Prospect Medical Commons
WHEN: Tuesday, October 22, 2019 from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m.
Thursday, October 24, 2019 from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m.
WHERE: Ascension Columbia St. Mary’s Prospect Medical Commons
2311 N. Prospect Avenue
Milwaukee, WI 53211
BACKGROUND: The Centers for Disease Control recommends that everyone six months of age and older should get a flu vaccine every season. The vaccine takes nearly two weeks to become effective – doctors at Ascension Columbia St. Mary’s encourage everyone to be vaccinated before October 31st. No appointment is needed for the influenza vaccine clinics at Ascension Prospect Medical Commons. If you have any questions, or you would like to schedule an appointment with a specific provider at the clinic, please call 414-319-3000 or visit getascensionwisconsincare.com.
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About Ascension Wisconsin
Ascension Wisconsin (ascension.org/Wisconsin) operates 24 hospital campuses, more than 100 related healthcare facilities and employs more than 1,300 primary and specialty care clinicians from Racine to Eagle River. Serving Wisconsin since 1848, Ascension is a faith-based healthcare organization committed to delivering compassionate, personalized care to all, with special attention to persons living in poverty and those most vulnerable. As such, Ascension Wisconsin provided more than $292 million in community benefit, including care of persons living in poverty in Fiscal Year 2018. As one of the leading non-profit and Catholic health systems in the U.S., Ascension operates 2,600 sites of care – including 151 hospitals and more than 50 senior living facilities – in 21 states and the District of Columbia.
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