The Sweetwater-Nolan County Health Department is administering the flu vaccine during regular immunization clinic every Wednesday from 8-11:30 a.m. and 1-4:30 p.m. and the second Wednesday of each month until 6 p.m. The cost is $20 for all adults and children 3-18 years of age, even if they have insurance. Medicare, part B is accepted. The cost for children who do not have insurance is $6 and Medicaid and CHIP are accepted. For more information regarding immunizations, call 235-5463.
The health department will also administer the flu vaccine at the Nolan County Health Fair on Tuesday, Nov. 5 from 10 a.m. until 1:30 p.m. at Texas State Technical College The Center. The health department encourages residents of Nolan County to come out and visit the different booths available. There is no cost to attend and door prizes will be given away.
Family Planning services are available through several funding sources. Services include pap smears, breast exams, pregnancy testing, methods of birth control and screening and testing for sexually transmitted diseases. For an appointment call 235-2869.
For more information about the services offered at the health department, visit our web site at www.nolancountyhealth.com.
The Sweetwater-Nolan County Health Department does not discriminate against any person on the basis of race, color, national origin, disability or age.