JCPS Planning H1N1 Vaccine Clinics

The Jefferson County Public School district is planning three weeks of H1N1 vaccine clinics for students starting November 30th. JCPS Coordinator of Health Services Bonnie Ciarroccki says officials don’t know how many doses of H1N1 vaccine they’ll have to distribute. The health department is supplying the vaccine. Ciarroccki says they plan to vaccinate schools throughout […]

Another H1N1 Vaccine Clinic Set For Louisville

The Louisville Metro Department of Public Health and Wellness will hold another vaccination clinic for the H1N1 virus this Saturday, November 21. Spokesperson Dave Langdon says about three thousand doses of the vaccine will be available for distribution to people at high risk of contracting the H1N1 flu. He says it’s an even mix of […]

More H1N1 Vaccine Trickles Into KY

From Kentucky Public Radio’s Tony McVeigh At least 22 people in Kentucky have now died from H1N1, or swine flu, since the disease first entered the state in late April. The latest swine flu deaths occurred in Floyd, Boone, Nelson and Pendleton counties and involved two men in their 20’s and 40’s, a school-aged child […]

Vaccine Clinic Ends Ahead Of Schedule

With supplies nearly exhausted, a mass H1N1 vaccination clinic in Louisville ended ahead of schedule Thursday afternoon. Health department officials shut down the lines at 1pm, seven hours before the scheduled end of the clinic outside Papa John’s Cardinal Stadium. More than 19,000 doses of the vaccine were administered during the clinic that began Wednesday morning. Health deparment […]

H1N1 Vaccination Clinics Begin Wednesday

Two days of H1N1 vaccinations begin Wednesday outside of Papa John’s Cardinal Stadium. The health department says at least 15,000 doses of the vaccine will be available for distribution over the course of two days. The shots and nasal spray are intended for those at high risk of contracting H1N1 flu or for flu complications, […]

Officials To Announce H1N1 Clinics

The Louisville Metro Department of Public Health and Wellness will announce details Wednesday about the city’s first immunization clinics for those at high risk of contracting the H1N1 flu. The high risk population includes, among others, pregnant women, people who care for children under the age of six months and health care workers. Limited quantities of H1N1 vaccine […]