Seasonal Influenza (flu) Vaccine 2017-2018
Beginning October 2, 2017 seasonal flu vaccine will be available in our clinics for 2017-2018. It is recommended that all persons ages 6 months and older receive a yearly flu vaccination. Please call our Flu Vaccine Hotline: 586-466-7923 for more information. Flu vaccine will be given from 8:30 a.m - 4:30 p.m. Each clinic has one late evening per week. Please visit the Flu Clinic Schedule web page for more information. Visit this page often- it will be updated regularly with new information.
For information on influenza illness and resources for flu outbreak management, visit our Influenza web page.
Note: For the 2017-2018 flu season, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) recommends use of the flu shot (inactivated influenza vaccine or IIV) and the recombinant influenza vaccine (RIV). The nasal spray flu vaccine (live attenuated influenza vaccine or LAIV) should not be used during 2017-2018. Nasal spray flu vaccine is not available at any of the Macomb County Health Department flu clinics or community events.
Flu Vaccine Clinic Schedules
2018 Holiday Office Closures:
Click here to view a list of holiday closures.
A parent or guardian MUST be available to sign clinic health forms for each child.
Please bring with you to the health center: immunization record(s) and valid Medicaid and/or Medicare card along with any supplemental insurance cards.
For appointments or more information, please call one of our health centers: Mount Clemens (586) 469-5372; Warren (586) 465-8537; St. Clair Shores (586) 466-6800.
Flu Vaccine Registration and HIPAA Forms
Save time in line! Please print and complete a registration form for each individual who is to receive a flu vaccination. Child forms must be completed and signed by a parent or legal guardian.
Season flu vaccine cost is $20.00, payable by cash or check. Children under the age of 19 years who do not have insurance coverage or whose insurance does not cover the cost of flu vaccine can enroll in our Vaccines for Children program and obtain the flu vaccine for the administration cost of $10.00.
We do accept eligible Medicaid coverage for children and adults - we will bill Medicaid and and some commercial insurances.
Vaccine Information Statements
Healthcare providers must use the Michigan Department of Community Health VIS linked below.
Vaccine Information Statement - Seasonal Nasal Spray (nasal spray vaccine)
For the 2017-2018 flu season, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) recommends use of the flu shot (inactivated influenza vaccine or IIV) and the recombinant influenza vaccine (RIV). The nasal spray flu vaccine (live attenuated influenza vaccine or LAIV) should not be used during 2017-2018.
For Healthcare Providers
Are you a Healthcare Provider in Macomb County? The Health Department has a Seasonal flu webpage with up-to-date articles and information specifically for Healthcare Providers. To visit the Healthcare Providers webpage click here.
Seasonal Flu Vaccine Questions and Answers:
- CDC: 2017-2018 Seasonal Flu Vaccine Information
- Questions and Answers Fluzone High Dose for Seniors
- Misconceptions about Seasonal Flu and Flu Vaccines
For information on the flu vaccine please call the Flu Hotline: 586-466-7923