Seasonal Flu Shots in Springfield & West Springfield, MA
Influenza or the flu affects hundreds of thousands of people a year. The flu can result in further complications especially for the elderly, children, and sick. However, it is also easily avoidable with a single dose vaccination. The flu shot is created each year and tailored the the flu strains that will be prominent in that year.
AFC Urgent Care Springfield administers walk-in seasonal flu shots each flu season. Getting your seasonal flu shot can prevent symptoms such as:
- Muscle aches and pains
- & more
It is a myth that you can catch the flu from a flu shot. You may experience some side effects that may be perceived as the flu such as Soreness at the injection spot, hoarseness, and fever. However, these will go away and is not a sign of the flu illness.
AFC Urgent Care can administer the flu vaccine in our facility. We accept all walk ins. The vaccine is covered by most insurances. We offer the vaccine at a low cost for those who do not have health coverage.
For more information about our seasonal flu shots, call or visit a Springfield location today: