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Flu Vaccine

Do your part: get the flu vaccine. Get a flu shot every year. It just takes a few minutes and helps our community stay safe. 
  • Reduce your risk of flu illness, hospitalization, and death
  • Reduce transmission of the flu to others
  • Reduce the risk that you or others in our community would get both the flu and COVID-19, which could be particularly dangerous
  • Save healthcare resources for the care of patients with COVID-19

Locations in the Hudson area include CVS, Walgreens, Walmart, and Columbia County Department of Health. To find a location near you, visit

NYS Flu Tracker

Columbia County Department of Health
325 Columbia Street, Hudson

The Columbia County Department of Health offers the flu vaccine. All clinics are by appointment only. Make an appointment by calling 518-828-3358. 

Tuesdays 11/10, 11/17, 12/1, and 12/8, 1:00 - 3:30 PM

Tuesday 11/24, 4:00 - 6:00 PM

The Department of Health accepts the following insurance plans:

Blue Shield of North East New York, CDPHP, Fidelis, Medicare Part B, Medicaid, MVP, and United Health Care. Other senior plans may be billed, including some Blue Cross Blue Shield plans. If you are uninsured or underinsured, you may be eligible for a lower fee or no fee for the flu vaccine. 


The Children and Adults Rural Transportation Service (CARTS), a program of the Healthcare Consortium, provides free door-to-door non-emergency medical transportation. Call 518-822-8020 or visit 

Public Transportation


Get help shopping for, selecting, and enrolling in health insurance from a Healthcare Consortium Navigator. Call 518-822-8820 or visit