JACKSON, Miss. - The Mississippi State Department of Health (MSDH) will be offering flu and pneumonia vaccinations for senior citizens as part of Senior American Day at the Mississippi State Fair.
The event will be from 9 a.m. to noon on Wednesday, October 9th, at the north entrance of the Mississippi Coliseum.
Costs are $30 for the regular flu vaccine, $55 for the high-dose flu vaccine (for those 65 and older), and $83 for the pneumococcal vaccine. Medicare and Medicaid recipients are asked to bring their cards with them to the event.
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