Serving the Lowcountry and Coastal Empire of Georgia and South Carolina.
Flu season, also known as influenza season, starts in the fall and continues into spring every year. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention recommends everyone over the age of 6 months to get a yearly flu shot to prevent influenza or experience less severe flu symptoms.
Due to the current public health emergency surrounding COVID-19, it is more important than ever to avoid the flu. Less people with the flu will help reduce the burden on our local health care providers during the coronavirus pandemic.
The primary care locations listed below are offering flu vaccination clinics available at the times posted. Save time and book your vaccination by clicking on the link provided at your desired location. Due to size of demand, flu shots will only be offered for existing SouthCoast Health patients.
SouthCoast Health physician, Dr. Ben Watson appeared on WJCL to remind the community of the importance of getting your annual flu shot before this upcoming flu season is in full force.SouthCoast Health physician, Dr. Ben Watson Speaks to WJCL on the Importance of Getting Your Flu Shot