Wayne County Health Department has begun offering the new bivalent COVID booster.
“The bivalent booster offers protection against the original strain of COVID-19 and also includes the two most recent strains that are circulating,” said Wayne County Health Officer Dr. David Jetmore in a news release.
Wayne County Health Department accepts walk-ins for flu shots and COVID boosters between 9 a.m.-4 p.m. weekdays at 100 S. Fifth St., and also stays open on Mondays until 7 p.m.
WCHD also offers vaccines from 8 a.m. to noon on the first Saturday each month.
Appointments also are available by calling 765-973-9245. COVID vaccines and boosters also can be scheduled by visiting ourshot.in.gov.
Businesses that would like to offer flu vaccinations to their employees can email email@example.com for more information.