Quantico's Seasonal Influenza Information
Seasonal influenza (flu) vaccines are currently available at Naval Health Clinic Quantico (NHCQ) for all eligible military beneficiaries 6 months and older starting 1 November, 2010. Current Centers for Disease and Prevention (CDC) recommends the influenza vaccination for all individuals ages 6 months and older.
Individuals who are considered "high risk" should be among the first to receive flu vaccines. High risk includes the following:
Medical conditions that increase the risk of complications from flu include:
Other people at high risk from the flu:
If you are an eligible beneficiary, you may receive your vaccine on a walk-in basis (no appointment necessary) at the NHCQ Immunizations Clinic during the following days/times:
Immunizations Clinic - located in Hallway “F” on first floor of Naval Health Clinic Quantico (Phone Number: 703-784-1712)
Hours of Operation: M, T, W, F 0730-1530 Thursday 0730-1300 and 1400-1530 Wednesday 1300-1400 Yellow Fever Clinic (please avoid this time if seeking flu vaccines)
Please note that Active Duty vaccines will continue to be offered at base unit locations with a make-up date in mid November (to be announced). Military & base civilians who are deploying will be vaccinated at the Immunizations Clinic after initial processing is completed at the NHCQ Deployment Health Clinic.
If you feel you are experiencing flu symptoms, please call the clinic first at (703) 784-1725. Please do not walk directly into the clinic.
For more information, including symptoms, prevention, and the latest CDC update information visit http://www.cdc.gov/flu.