Updated on September 25, 2015

Information Regarding Seasonal Influenza Vaccinations at Fenway Health

Flu shots are now available. Even though flu season does not start until later in the year, you can get your flu shot now and avoid the winter rush for vaccinations.


Influenza vaccination program at Fenway Health 

If you are not a 1340 Boylston Street,  Fenway: South End, or Sidney Borum, Jr. Health Center patient and you would like to become one, please call 617.927.6000 to register and set up an appointment with a new medical provider or nurse for your vaccination.

If you have a medical appointment with your provider already scheduled in the next four months, please keep this appointment and do not call for a separate appointment. You will get your flu shot at your already scheduled appointment.

If you are a current adult patient of Fenway Health and have not already scheduled a medical appointment with your provider, please call the appointment line at 617.927.6000 and ask for a vaccination appointment with one of our nurses. You can also walk in to our 1340 Boylston site between 2:00 p.m.- 4:00 p.m. during the week and 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. on Saturdays.


Influenza Vaccination Clinics at 1340 Boylston (Ansin Building) – BY APPOINTMENT ONLY; Adults 18 years or older.

You must have an appointment in order to get a flu shot, so please call 617.927.6000 soon to secure a date and time. Please wear clothing to your appointment that will allow easy access to your shoulder area.

  • A vaccination clinic will be held at 1340 from 4:00-7:00 p.m. on October 7, 3rd floor. Please call for an appointment.


Seasonal Influenza Vaccination Clinics at 142 Berkeley (Fenway: South End) – BY APPOINTMENT ONLY; Adults 18 years or older.

Show up to the 2nd floor to check in for this clinic. You must have an appointment in order to get a flu shot, so please call 617.927.6000 soon to secure a date and time. Please wear clothing to your appointment that will allow easy access to your shoulder area.

  • TO BE ANNOUNCED


Seasonal Influenza Vaccination Clinics at 75 Kneeland (the Borum) – BY APPOINTMENT ONLY; FOR EXISTING BORUM PATIENTS ONLY

Show up to the 2nd floor to check in for this clinic. You must have an appointment in order to get a flu shot, so please call 617.457.8140 soon to secure a date and time. Please wear clothing to your appointment that will allow easy access to your shoulder area.

  • TO BE ANNOUNCED

The following links provide great resources and information about both H1N1 and seasonal influenza
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention Influenza Homepage
Massachusetts Department of Public Health Influenza Homepage
Boston Public Health Commission Influenza Homepage


What to do if you think you have influenza 

Please click on the following link for instructions from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention:
http://www.cdc.gov/flu/takingcare.htm

If, after reading the above link, you feel you need to speak to a healthcare provider, please call the Medical Department at 617.927.6300 for assistance or call our appointment line at 617.927.6000 to schedule a medical visit.