The University of Louisiana at Monroe’s Student Health Services will continue to offer the H1N1 vaccine to certain high-risk groups free of charge and without an appointment. The shots are available to faculty, staff, students and their families.
Vaccinations will be administered Monday through Thursday from 7:30 a.m. to 11, and from 1 to 4 p.m. The vaccine is offered on Fridays from 7:30 a.m. to 11.
High-risk groups include persons from two to 24-years-old, persons 25-49 who live with or provide care for infants younger than six months, health care or emergency medical services personnel, and pregnant women and persons 25-64 who have certain medical conditions or impaired immune system, such as diabetes, asthma or heart/lung disease.
For more information, call Student Health Services at (318) 342-1651, visit the SHS office at 1140 University Ave. or visit www.ulm.edu/shs or www.ulm.edu/h1n1.