ALBUQUERQUE, NM (KRQE) – The University of New Mexico Hospitals’ 2017 flu-shot campaign kicks off October 7 and includes 20 Saturday community clinics through December 2.

Appointments are required this year and a dedicated phone line for scheduling Saturday appointments is available Monday – Friday, 8 a.m.-5 p.m. at (505) 925-INFO (4636).

For UNM in-network insurance, flu vaccines are fully covered with no copay. Out-of-network adult patients and those with no insurance coverage will be responsible for a $20 co-payment. Financial assistance is available to those who qualify. All patients 18 and under will receive a flu shot at no cost.

UNM’s primary care clinics will see adults and children six-months and older, while its specialty care clinics will see adults only.

UNM Primary Care Clinics – flu shots for adults and children six months and older:

  • October 7, 9 a.m.-2 p.m. UNM Southwest Mesa Clinic, 301 Unser Blvd. SW
  • October 14, 9 a.m.-2 p.m. UNM Westside Clinic, 48080 McMahon Blvd. NW, and UNM Family Medicine Clinic, 2400 Tucker Ave. NE
  • October 21, 9 a.m.-2 p.m. UNM Family Health Clinic, 1209 University Blvd. NE
  • October 28, 9 a.m.-2 p.m. UNM LoboCare Clinic, 1101 Medical Arts Ave. NE, Bldg. 4 and UNM Southeast Heights Clinic, 8200 Central Ave. SE
  • November 4, 9 a.m.-2 p.m. UNM LoboCare Clinic, 1101 Medical Arts Ave. NE, Bldg. 4
  • November 11, 9 a.m.-2 p.m. UNM North Valley Clinic, 3401 4th St. NW
  • November 18, 9 a.m.-2 p.m. UNM Northeast Heights Clinic, 7801 Academy Rd. NE
  • December 2, 9 a.m.-2 p.m. UNM Westside Clinic, 4808 McMahon Blvd. NW

UNM Specialty Care Clinics – Flu Shots for adults only

October 21, 9 a.m.-2 p.m.

  • UNM Cardiology Clinic, 1101 Medical Arts Ave. NE
  • UNM Center for Digestive Disease, 1001 Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Ave. NE
  • UNM Urology, Vascular, Nephrology Clinic, 2211 Lomas Blvd. NE
  • UNM Eye Clinic, 1600 University Blvd. NE
  • UNM Orthopedics Faculty Clinic, 1101 Medical Arts Ave. NE
  • UNM Dermatology Clinic, 1021 Medical Arts Ave. NE

November 18, 9 a.m.-2 p.m.

  • UNM Dermatology Clinic, 1021 Medical Arts Ave. NE
  • UNM Sleep Center Clinic, 1101 Medical Arts Ave. NE, Bldg. 2
  • UNM Cardiology Clinic, 1101 Medical Arts NE, Bldg. 4
  • UNM Medicine Specialties Clinic, UNM Main Hospital, 2211 Lomas Blvd. NE, fifth floor
  • UNM Urology, Vascular, Nephrology Clinic, UNM Main Hospital, 2211 Lomas Blvd. NE, first floor

For more information on UNM Hospitals, visit http://hsc.unm.edu/health/locations/unm-hospital.html.