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Flu shot update

November 17, 2004

  REGIONS: Georgia 

Kaiser Permanente of Georgia will offer free flu shots to high-risk Kaiser Permanente members through the flu season, while supplies last. Kaiser Permanente members getting flu shots must meet the CDC guidelines below. Members must call (404) 365-0966 to schedule a nurse visit appointment to get a flu shot.

  • Children age 6 months to 23 months old
  • Primary caregivers for children age six months or younger
  • People aged 65 years or older
  • Pregnant women
  • People who have chronic illnesses such as asthma, diabetes, heart conditions and immune deficiencies from organ transplant, HIV, sickle cell anemia, chronic steroid use or dependence
  • Health care workers who have direct patient contact
  • Residents of nursing homes or long-term care facilities