Flu vaccine events scheduled in Bethel and villages

Mark your calendar! YKHC will be offering the 2022/2023 flu shot at upcoming mass dispensing events across the region in October. Everyone 6 months and older is encouraged to receive a seasonal flu shot.

In Bethel, a drive-through flu vaccine event will be held 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Saturday, Oct. 22, in the parking lot in front of CHSB, across the street from the hospital. COVID-19 bivalent boosters will also be available.

Sub-Regional Clinics will offer the flu vaccine (and COVID-19 bivalent boosters) during an event from noon to 2 p.m., Saturday, Oct. 29.

Select villages, listed below, will host flu vaccine events 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., Saturday, October 22.

  • Akiak
  • Atmautluak
  • Chefornak
  • Holy Cross
  • Kasigluk
  • Kongiganak
  • Kotlik
  • Kwigillingok
  • Marshall
  • Mekoryuk
  • Mtn. Village
  • Newtok
  • Nunapitchuk
  • Scammon Bay
  • Tuntutuliak

Clinics not list above are unable to participate in the event on Oct. 22 but will have flu vaccine available by appointment. Call your clinic for more information.