If you've been waiting on an H1N1 shot...

Thumbnail image for flu shot needleWait no longer. The state apparently now has a glut of H1N1 flu shots. There are a bunch of public clinics scheduled. And it's still probably a good idea.

Here's a list of public clinics around the Capital Region...

Albany County
Free. Open to residents. Sign up online or call 447-4505.


Saratoga County
Free. Walk-in, no appointment.


Schenectady County
Free. Open to residents. Sign up required: 631-0840.


Rensselaer County
Walk-in at the Rensselaer County Department of Public Health.

  • Tuesdays 2-4pm and Thursdays 9-11am


There's plenty of vaccine out there, so check with your doctor -- both about an H1N1 jab and the seasonal flu shot. You can also find a retail clinic through flu.gov.

photo: James Gathany / CDC

Comments

I got a shot at the free Rensselaer Coutny clinic on Monday at HVCC. It was like an immunization ghost town-- only took a New York Minute and I was done.

the "still probably a good idea." link is broken

Editors: Fixed. Thanks.

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