Flu Shots Are Available Locally Early This Year.

For the next three weeks, people deemed “high risk medically” can get the inoculations. After that the shots will be available to the general public.

A Baltimore based company; Maxim Health Systems is hosting a number of shot clinics in the area this week. The next clinic will be from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. Thursday at CVS Pharmacy in Lynn Haven at the corner of Ohio Ave and State Road 390.

Following Thursday’s clinic, there will be 11 more at various locations in this area later this month.

You can find the schedule on line at www.findaflushot.com. Or you can call Maxim Health Systems toll free at 1-877-962-9358.

These flu shots are being offered by a private company. The Bay County Health Department and most local doctors have not yet received their supplies of vaccine. But they say they don’t expect any problems.