SOCORRO, N.M. – Socorro General Medical Group, 1202 Highway 60 West, Building D, will provide
FREE flu shots to the community on
Tuesday, October 17, 2017. Clinic hours are 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. or until the vaccine is gone.
The 2017-2018 flu vaccine will protect against four strains of seasonal flu:
- Influenza A H3N2-type virus
- Influenza A H1N1-type virus
- Two Influenza B-type viruses
Flu shots are offered to individuals 3 years and older. For their safety, children under the age of 3 cannot receive flu shots through this clinic. Please contact your child's primary care provider to receive a properly dosed flu shot.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recommends that everyone six months and older receive the flu vaccine.
About Socorro General Hospital
Socorro General Hospital has been owned and managed by Presbyterian Healthcare Services since 1976. Socorro General Hospital and Presbyterian Healthcare Services operate a hospital, a primary care and specialty clinic, community-based programs and home healthcare and hospice services in Socorro County. Socorro General Hospital is one of eight hospitals run by Presbyterian, which also has a statewide health plan and a growing multi-specialty medical group.