Public Health Madison & Dane County Free Drive Through Flu Clinic now open to all Dane County Residents

Beginning Tuesday, November 10th, the free drive through clinic at the Alliant Energy Center is available to all Dane County adults and children 6 months and older, regardless of health insurance status. (Previously, only Dane County adults and children who do not have health insurance, or who have BadgerCare, Medicaid, or Medicare could utilize the clinic)

The clinic is open until November 21, 2020, but everyone is encouraged to get a flu shot as soon as possible since it can take 2 weeks to reach full effectiveness.

Details about the drive through flu clinic: 1919 Alliant Energy Center Way, Madison, WI 53713.

Use Olin Avenue entrance and follow signs for flu clinic.
Free flu shots are available for all Dane County adults and children 6 months and older.
Open: Tuesdays and Thursdays from 12:00pm to 8:00pm Wednesdays, Fridays, and Saturdays from 8:00am to 4:00pm Closed on Sundays and Mondays.
No ID is needed. Immigration status is not asked. Interpreters are available.
Free transportation is available by calling the Public Health Transportation Line at (608) 243-0420.
Anyone younger than 18 years old must be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian authorized to give consent for the flu shot on their behalf.
Plan to wait 15 minutes after receiving a flu shot to monitor for any possible side effects.
People, who are experiencing symptoms, were diagnosed with COVID-19 in the past 14 days, need a COVID test, or are waiting for results from a COVID-19 test will not be able to get a flu shot.
If possible, wear clothing that will make the upper arm available for the vaccine.
For children under the age of five, their upper thigh needs to be accessible.
Staff will work with families to provide shots in a way that is comfortable for them.

Please visit the Public Health website for more details and up-to-date information:  http://publichealthmdc.com/flu