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Addtional H1N1 clinics set for Albany County

Albany County will host two more vaccination clinics next week, according to a flyer released by the county.

The clinics are scheduled for Sunday, Nov. 22, from 10:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at the Times Union Center in Albany. There will be free parking available in the Times Union Center Garage, the flyer states.

The second clinic will be held Tuesday, Nov. 24, from 3:30 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. at Berne Knox Westerlo Elementary School,

1738 Helderberg Trail on (Rt 443) in Berne, according to the county.

Free shots will be provided to the following age groups, according to Albany County officials.

\ Persons aged 4 24 years

Persons aged 25 ? 64 years who have medical conditions that put them at higher risk for flu?related complications

Persons 4 years and older who live with or provide care for infants under 6 months old (e.g. parents, siblings and daycare providers)

Pregnant women

Health?care and emergency medical services personnel"

"At this time, the Albany County Health Department does not have vaccine for children 6 months through three years of age," the flyer states.

Pre?registration is required at www.albanycounty.com/health

or at (518) 447?4505, Monday?Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., according to information from the county.

"Online registration for each clinic will close at midnight the day before the scheduled clinic date. These two clinics are only for the target groups listed above. Additional clinics will be held for County residents as more vaccine becomes

available.

For information visit www.albanycounty.com/health or call the Albany County Flu Line at 518?447?4505, the flyer states.

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