MARSHFIELD — As summer turns to autumn, Security Health Plan wants to prevent seasonal illnesses with flu shots, screenings, and health education.
“Fall In for Flu Shots and Good Health” is a series of health events being held in locations around Wisconsin this fall. The events are open to all, not only Security Health Plan members.
Here is what is being offered:
—Flu shots administered by Marshfield Clinic: Bring an insurance card. There is no charge to Advocare members. A vaccine count is needed prior to the event. Call 1-877-703-4839 to register.
—Medication education: Learn about your medications and address concerns with a pharmacist. Bring prescription drugs, over-the-counter medicines, vitamins, and herbal supplements in their original containers. Call 1-877-703-4839 to reserve an appointment time. Stop by to pick up a free travel pillbox.
—Prevention is the best medicine: Free blood pressure checks, learn when to get preventive screenings, and get help finding a provider.
—Free wellness services: Talk to a health educator to learn about the benefits of health coaching.
|“Fall In for Flu Shots and Good Health” locations|
Abbotsford Municipal Center, 203 N. First St.
|1:30-4 p.m.; Wednesday, Sept. 16|
North Star Lanes, 400 Prosser St.
|8:30-11:30 a.m.; Monday, Sept. 14|
Chippewa Falls Senior Center, 1000 E. Grand Ave.
|1:30-4 p.m.; Wednesday, Sept. 30|
L.E. Phillips Senior Center, 1616 Bellinger St.
|8:30-11:30 a.m.; Wednesday, Sept. 30|
Senior Citizens Center, 825 E. Third St. N
|1:30-4 p.m.; Monday, Sept. 21|
Wildwood Station, 1800 S. Roddis Ave.
|10 a.m. – 2 p.m.; Wednesday, Sept. 23, and Friday, Oct. 2|
B S Bar & Catering, W4782 State Highway 64
|8:30-11:30 a.m.; Wednesday, Sept. 16|
Lincoln Lanes, 1208 N. Center Ave.
|1:30-4 p.m.; Monday, Sept. 14|
The Waters of Minocqua, 8116 Highway 51 S
|8:30-11:30 a.m.; Thursday, Sept. 17|
American Legion Post 73, 6 Boon Boulevard
|8:30 a.m. – 12 p.m.; Wednesday, Sept. 9|
Area Senior Community Center, 416 Crestview Lane
|8:30-11:30 a.m.; Tuesday, Sept. 22|
Senior Citizens Center, 12 W. Humbird St.
|8:30-11:30 a.m.; Monday, Sept. 21|
Mid-State Technical College – Room 635, 1001 Centerpoint Drive
|8:30 a.m. – 12 p.m.; Thursday, Sept. 24|
Rodeway Inn & Suites, 1738 E. Comfort Drive
|1:30-4 p.m.; Thursday, Sept. 17|
Howard Johnson Inn & Conference Center; 2101 N. Mountain Road
|8:30 a.m. – 12 p.m.; Friday, Sept. 18, and Monday, Sept. 28|
Hotel Mead, 451 E. Grand Ave.
|1:30-4 p.m.; Tuesday, Sept. 22
8:30 a.m. – 12 p.m.; Tuesday, Sept. 29