Upcoming COVID-19 Testing Dates And Flu Shot Clinics

Thursday, November 12, 2020

Here is a schedule of upcoming Hamilton County Health Department COVID testing and flu vaccine clinics, as well as holiday closures.

Call the Health Department’s hotline at 209-8383 for questions about COVID-19, flu shots, isolation/quarantine guidance, or other related questions. The Hotline is open Monday-Friday from 8 a.m.-4 p.m. and Saturday from 10 a.m.-3 p.m.

Free COVID-19 testing is offered daily, Monday - Sunday, at Alstom Plant at 1125 Riverfront Pkwy. from 8:30 a.m.- 1p.m. To schedule free transportation to the Alstom Plant for COVID-19 testing, call the hotline at 209-8383.

Free flu shot clinics are offered for Hamilton County adults 18 and older on:

Saturday, 10 a.m.-2 p.m.
New Hope Baptist Church
3777 Wilcox Blvd

Thursday, Nov. 19, 12-5 p.m. 
Alstom Plant
1125 Riverfront Pkwy.

Saturday, Nov. 21, 10 a.m.-2 p.m.
Olivet Baptist Church
740 E. MLK Blvd.

Free flu shot clinics are offered for children:

3rd Street Clinic
921 E. 3rd St, Chattanooga
Call 209-8050 for appointment

Sequoyah Health Center
9527 W. Ridge Trail Rd, Soddy Daisy
Call 209-5490 for appointment

COVID-19 testing will be from 8:30-11:30 a.m. on Thursday, Nov. 19. The COVID-19 testing site and the Hotline will be closed in observance of Thanksgiving on Thursday and Friday, Nov. 26 and 27.


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