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Rock. Co. expanding list of those eligible for H1N1 vaccine

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ROCK COUNTY (WKOW) -- Beginning Saturday, November 14, Rock County Health Department will be expanding the list of persons who are eligible to receive the H1N1 vaccine.

The original list included:

  • Pregnant women
  • People living with kids 6months and younger
  • Health-care and emergency medical services personnel
  • Children age 6 month- 4 years
  • Children and adolescents ages 5-18 years who have chronic medical conditions

It will now be expanding to all of those above plus:

- All people ages 19-64 who have underlying medical conditions that put them at higher risk for influenza related complications.

An H1N1 vaccination clinic is scheduled for Saturday, November 14th from 9-2pm at the Rock County Job Center. No appointment necessary.

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