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Wayne County plans weekend H1N1 clinic

Posted November 13, 2009 3:25 p.m. EST

— The Wayne County Health Department will offer H1N1 vaccines – in both shot and nasl mist – Saturday from 7:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. at 301 N. Herman St. in Goldsboro.

Officials have asked people in high-risk groups to assemble at the time indicated by the first letter of their last name. Vaccine will be given to those with names beginning with A-J from 7:30 a.m. to 10 a.m., K-R from 10 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., letters S–Z from 12:30 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.

Those at highest risk are pregnant women, caretakers of infants less younger than 6 months, health care workers, children and adults with health conditions such as asthma or diabetes and people under the age of 25.

In Durham, children ready for the second course of the two-course vaccine can get it Wednesday, from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m. at the National Guard Armory, 801 Stadium Drive.

The clinic Wednesday evening is limited to children under 10 who had a first dose of vaccine on Oct. 19 or Oct. 21.

For more information about Durham County’s H1N1 vaccination clinics, contact the Durham County H1N1 Vaccine Information Line at 919-560-7882.