Robert Parker, the Public Information Officer for the Western Region of the Virginia Department of Health, Office of Risk Communication & Education, shares the following information about a vaccination opportunity on Election Day in Salem:
On Election Day, Tuesday, Nov. 6, the Roanoke City and Alleghany Health Districts of the Virginia Department of Health (VDH) will offer flu shots at selected polling locations in the Roanoke region.
If you have insurance, please bring your insurance card. VDH accepts all forms of insurance and can make arrangements for those who do not have insurance or a way to pay for the vaccine.
The Salem location will be the Salem Civic Center, located at 1001 Roanoke Blvd. in Salem. Vaccinations will be available from 7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.