An annual influenza vaccination is recommended for all persons 6 months of age and older.
Scheduling Vaccine Clinic Appointments
Services offered at flu clinic events are based on vaccine availability.
Schedule a vaccine by appointment at Monroe County Health Department by calling 734-240-7830.
The charge for flu shots is $43 (covered by Medicare Part B) and high dose flu shots (age 65+) is $90.
Pneumonia vaccines will be available at all clinics. Charge for Pneumonia vaccine is $170 or $240 (depending on what shot is needed, Pneumonia vaccine is also covered by Medicare Part B).
Please note: It is recommended to contact your insurance provider prior to your appointment to assess benefit coverage.
Further Information for Regular Flu Clinic
- Vaccine shots by appointment only
- Please bring your ID and insurance card to your appointment, as well as a face mask
- Cash, check
- Mastercard, Visa credit cards accepted for in-office flu appointments only
- Both a flu and pneumonia shot may be given at one visit
Additional information available on the Monroe County Health Department Flu Hotline 734-240-7878 or toll free at 888-354-5500, ext. 7878.
Any questions about flu or pneumonia shots can be answered by calling the Monroe County Health Department at 734-240-7830 or toll free at 888-354-5500, ext. 7830
Flu Shot through the Vaccines for Children's Program
In addition to the flu clinics, the flu vaccination will be available for children 6 months through 18 years of age who qualify for the Vaccines for Children's Program during regular Immunization Clinic hours.
Qualifying children must meet one of the following criteria:
- No health insurance
- Health insurance that does not include immunizations
- American Indian or Alaska native
The charge for a flu shot through the Vaccines for Children's Program is $20 (administration fee).
All children 8 years of age and under who have never had a flu shot need to receive a second dose of flu vaccine one month after the first.