October 18, 1999
Individuals who fall into one of the following high-risk categories are encouraged to participate: people 65 and older; people with heart and lung disease; people with diabetes, HIV, or AIDS; and those with other chronic health problems that may be complicated by the flu and/or pneumonia.
Flu vaccines will cost $5 and pneumococcal (pneumonia) vaccines will run $12. Donations are accepted. Medicare Part-B beneficiaries will receive the vaccinations free of charge after presenting their identification cards at the registration table the day of the shots.
Preregistration is required. To preregister, call 1-800-SWEDISH (1-800-793-3474).