Weekend swine flu clinics to begin in NYC

Beginning Saturday, middle and high school students in New York City will be able to receive free swine flu vaccinations at weekend clinics.According to the

THE BRONX - Beginning Saturday, middle and high school students in New York City will be able to receive free swine flu vaccinations at weekend clinics.

According to the Department of Health, clinics will be able to accommodate about 500 people per hour over the next five weekends. In the Bronx, two clinics will be open at I.S. 313 and I.S. 339 this weekend.

Health officials say people should find out their designated clinics according to their zip codes before coming out to get vaccinated.

The vaccines are intended for middle and high school students, but they will be administered to all children 4 years old and older with their parents' consent.

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Trending Video

Con Edison has offered a few tips you 1 Con Ed offers storm safety tips
VIDEO: Discovery of human remains in freezer shocks 2 VIDEO: Discovery of human remains in freezer shocks neighbors
Man loses finger after machete attack in the 3 Man loses finger after machete attack in the Bronx
Police have made an arrest in connection with 4 Police arrest man accused of hiding body parts at Hunts Point waste station
Norwood residents are advocating for more security and 5 Residents demand better security, lighting after man beaten in lobby

advertisement | advertise on News 12

Features

Sorry to interrupt...

Your first 5 are free

Access to News12 is free for Optimum, Comcast®, Time Warner® and Service Electric℠ video customers.

Please enjoy 5 complimentary views to articles, photos, and videos during the next 30 days.

LOGIN SUBSCRIBE