Bethesda, Md., (September 12, 2013) – Suburban Hospital is offering flu shot clinics at the 23rd Annual Come Back to Bethesda event on October 5 and at the YMCA Bethesda-Chevy Chase on October 15.
Suburban Hospital Flu Shot Clinics
Come Back to Bethesda
Saturday, October 5, Noon – 3 pm
Chevy Chase Acura
7725 Wisconsin Avenue, Bethesda
(Look for the Suburban Hospital table)
YMCA Bethesda-Chevy Chase
Tuesday, October 15, 9 – 10:30 am
9401 Old Georgetown Road, Bethesda
No appointment is necessary. You must be 18 years of age or older to receive the shot. Cost of the flu shots is $25. Cash, check and major credit cards are accepted. The hospital cannot bill Medicare/Medicaid. Receipts are available for insurance purposes. For more information, call 301-896-6507. Visit our facebook page for additional locations and schedule changes.
The CDC recommends a yearly flu vaccine for everyone 6 months of age and older as the first and most important step in protecting against this serious disease. While there are many different flu viruses, the flu vaccine is designed to protect against the main flu strains that research indicates will cause the most illness during the flu season. For more information about seasonal flu, visit cdc.gov/flu.
About Suburban Hospital
Suburban Hospital, a member of Johns Hopkins Medicine, is a not-for-profit, community-based hospital in Bethesda, Maryland, that has served Montgomery County and the surrounding area for almost 70 years. Suburban Hospital is distinguished by a cutting-edge stroke program; level II trauma center; centers of excellence in cardiac care, orthopedics and joint replacement surgery, neurosciences and oncology; state-of-the-art diagnostic and treatment tools; and affiliations with world-class institutions, including the neighboring National Institutes of Health.