Beaufort Co. health dept. to conduct pandemic flu drill

BEAUFORT CO., SC (WTOC) - DHEC's Beaufort County Public Health Department will conduct its pandemic flu response on Feb. 14.

The public is invited to help the agency improve its level of preparedness by visiting the health department during the exercise to receive the flu vaccine at no cost.

The health department urges people to get vaccinated against the flu.

The pandemic response exercise will take place from 12 to 5 p.m. at the Beaufort County Public Health Department at 601 Wilmington St. in Beaufort.

For details or information about flu vaccines call 843.525.5915 or 888.325.8599 for an appointment.

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