Flu Vaccine Distribution Issues Impact Rochester Area

Nancy Adams, Executive Director of the Monroe County Medical Society, stated that some doctor’s offices have run out of their flu shot supplies and have not been able to re-order more. Adams shared that although this may be a local distribution problem, it means that people are better off getting their flu shots earlier than waiting later.

The Flu Vaccine is manufactured by the private sector and the government does not control how it is distributed. Adams advises that if your doctor has run out of flu vaccine supply, then people should look into local pharmacies or urgent care centers.

Despite shortages of flu shots experienced at other medical center, Valley Occupational Medical Center, has ordered an ample supply. Therefore, call us or come on in!!



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