Health department to offer flu shots


By Jane Looney

Special to The SUN

Make sure you and your family stay healthy this fall and winter by preventing the flu and whooping cough.

San Juan Basin Health is offering triple protection at its flu clinic on Tuesday, Oct. 9, from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

You can get a flu shot as well as the whooping cough/tetanus booster (Tdap) vaccination. The Tdap combo shot is offered at $14.70. Flu shots or flumist for children up to age 18 is also $14.70. For adults, the cost is $25 for a flu shot or $40 for flumist. 

This walk-in vaccination day will take place at San Juan Basin Health’s Pagosa Springs office at 502 S. 8th Street.