January 24, 2013
Additional seasonal flu shot appointments available; vaccine supply limited
On Wednesday (Jan. 30), a limited supply of seasonal flu vaccine will be offered on the West Lafayette campus by appointment only. High flu activity continues nationwide, and WorkLife Programs has secured some additional flu vaccine. The vendor for these events is Maxim Health Systems.
Seasonal flu shots are offered to benefit-eligible faculty and staff, graduate staff, official Purdue retirees, and their spouses/same-sex domestic partners. To register for a seasonal flu shot appointment, call WorkLife Programs at 49-45461. Appointments are available by phone only.
Appointments will be available 9 a.m.-3 p.m. at the State Street Office Facility (SSOF), 1601 W. State St. Parking is available in the lot; no parking pass is needed.
* All Purdue health plans cover the seasonal flu vaccine for employees and covered dependents; however, campus flu shot appointments are not available for children. See your health care provider to obtain a seasonal flu shot for your child.
* Seasonal flu shots are also available at retail locations. To view a list, visit http://www.purdue.edu/hr/pdf/RetailLocations.pdf. Bring your Cigna medical card to the retail location. It is suggested that you call ahead to verify vaccine availability at the retail location.