Loyola Medicine Mobile Van will be at Stevenson and Irving Middle schools giving flu vaccinations. All students are eligible - Medicaid, private health insurance or no health insurance, but students must have a signed consent form to get the vaccination. To information in English and Spanish and to get the consent form, please read D89 Flu.
• A flu vaccination is the best way to protect against the flu
• Your child needs a vaccination every year
• Even healthy children have died from the flu and most of those were not vaccinated
WHO: All District 89 school children
WHERE: Stevenson and Irving Middle Schools
WHEN: Stevenson: Dec. 10, 2018,
Irving: Dec. 17, 2018
Sponsored by Loyola Medicine, District 89, the Loyola University School of Nursing, and Proviso Partners for Health.
To read about the benefits and possible risks of the flu vaccine, go to: https://www.cdc.gov/vaccines/hcp/vis/vis-statements/flu.pdf
Elementary School Wellness, District 89
The Elementary School Wellness Hub sponsors and promotes activities and programs that support families to live healthier lifestyles.