Flu shots now available

Limited supplies of flu vaccines for all age groups are available at:

The General Practice Clinic at the Cayman Islands Hospital, Faith Hospital in Cayman Brac and all District Health Centres, from 2pm to 4pm Monday through Friday.

Little Cayman Clinic – residents of Little Cayman should contact the clinic to make arrangements.

The flu vaccine for both adults and children is being offered free of cost to all residents. No appointments are necessary, however to avoid delays in the clinics persons should indicate to the registration officer at the clinic that they need to have the flu shot.

For more information contact:

Public Health Clinic at 244-2648

The General Practice Unit at 244-2800

Faith Hospital at 948-2243

Little Cayman Clinic at 948-0114

The District Health Centres

East End 947-7440

North Side 947-9525

West Bay 949-3439

Bodden Town 947-2299

People should be vaccinated before the peak of the flu season, which ranges between December and January.

Getting a flu shot often protects you from coming down with the flu. While the flu shot doesn’t always provide total protection, it’s still worth getting because it reduces the symptoms of the flu.