CDC recommends anyone not vaccinated should do so


FALLS CHURCH, VA – (January 10, 2013) – In response to increased influenza activity including high levels of influenza-like-illness and in cooperation with recommendations from the Center for Disease Control, Inova has scheduled additional public flu vaccination clinics:

Inova Alexandria Hospital
1/18/13 (Friday) – 3 to 6 p.m. – HEC Auditorium

Inova Fairfax Hospital
1/26/13 (Saturday) – 9 a.m. to 12 p.m. – Women’s Health Atrium

Inova Fair Oaks Hospital
1/19/13 (Saturday) – 1 to 4 p.m. – Medical Plaza Building, Conference Room B

1/26/13 (Saturday) – 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. – Medical Plaza Building, Conference room A

For more information, contact Brittney Mann at 703-698-2424 or email flu@inova.org.

Inova is a not-for-profit health care system located in the Washington, D.C. metropolitan area, serving over two million people with over 1,700 licensed beds based in Northern Virginia.  Inova consists of five hospitals including the area’s only Level 1 Trauma Center and Level 3 Neonatal Intensive Care unit.  Inova encompasses many health services including the nationally and internationally recognized Inova Heart and Vascular Institute (IHVI), Inova Translational Medicine Institute (ITMI) on genomics, Inova Neuroscience Institute and Inova Children’s Hospital.  Inova’s mission is to improve the health of the diverse community it serves through excellence in patient care, education and research.  More information and statistics about Inova is at www.inova.org.

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