Beacon Pediatrics is excited to bring back the DRIVE THRU flu clinics again this year! They will be held Saturday, October 8th and Saturday, October 22nd, 2022.
Parents and immediate family members can get their vaccines with their child during this event. We will also be offering the COVID vaccines for those interested. COVID bivalent boosters are recommended for all persons 12 years of age and older whos last COVID vaccine was more than 2 months ago.
The vaccines are given by appointment only!
Please read below to schedule an appointment:
We have the influenza shot and the influenza spray (Flumist) available.
The inactivated flu shot can be given to persons age 6 months and older. The flu nasal spray is a live attenuated vaccine and can only be given to persons 2 years to 49 years of age. In addition, the flu nasal spray should not be given to immunocompromised persons, pregnant women and young children with history of wheezing. Also, some people with chronic medical problems should not receive the flu nasal spray. For additional information, please refer to https://www.cdc.gov/flu/prevent/whoshouldvax.htm
If you have further questions, please discuss with your medical provider.
To schedule you or your child's flu vaccine, please click on the link or call our office at 302-645-8212.
When scheduling online appointments, please note in the 'Reason For Visit' section if COVID vaccine or COVID booster is desired. Weekday appointments are in the office!
Masking is still required at Beacon Pediatrics! We encourage ages 2 and up to wear a mask but require ages 5 and up!