January 14, 2010 (El Cajon) - The County will have H1N1 flu shots available Friday from 3 to 7 p.m. at the Ronald Reagan Community Center, 195 East Douglas Ave. in El Cajon. The event is one in a series of mass vaccination clinics, including an event last weekend at Qualcomm Stadium where 5,000 people received the vaccines. Vaccines are available to everyone.
San Diego County has had 820 hospitalized cases of H1N1 to date, according to the San Diego County Health and Human Services Agency (HHSA)
We are still not out of the woods. The virus is still present throughout our community,” said Wilma Wooten, M.D., M.P.H, San Diego County Public Health Officer. “While many people have gotten vaccinated, there are still many more who have yet to get the vaccine. The vaccine is now widely available.”
Additional clinics will be held on Saturday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the following locations:
Kimball Senior Center, 1221 D Avenue, National City, 91950
Westfield Plaza Camino Real, 2525 El Camino Real, Carlsbad, 92008