Getting a flu shot can prevent you from getting the flu or lessen the severity if you do get the flu. Moreover, getting vaccinated yourself can help protect those around you. Flu vaccine prevents millions of illnesses and flu-related doctor’s visits each year. There are lots of convenient locations in Lincoln to get your flu shot this year. Be sure to update your doctor if you receive one outside your provider's office. All patients are required to wear masks. Here are some locations in Lincoln:
You must be a Bluestem Health patient, having seen a provider within the last year, to make an appointment (402-476-1455) at the Bluestem Flu Clinic. Flu Shot Clinics will be held at the Main Clinic, 1021 No. 27th St., serving patients from all locations, on Fridays and Saturdays, by appointment ONLY. Friday 8 AM -5 PM and Saturday 8 AM -12 PM. More information.
Drive-up flu shots for patients 7 and older. By appointment call (402) 717-2439 to schedule your appointment:
- Autumn Ridge Family Medicine/Priority Care - October 29; 9 a.m. – Noon
- CHI Health Clinic 42nd & L - October 30; 9 a.m. – 1 p.m
Clinic With a Heart
1701 So. 17th St., Ste 4G. By appointment only, at 402-441-8065. Some after hours appointment times Click here to find days and hours.
8700 Yankee Woods Drive, Suite B, on Nov. 12 from 4-7 p.m. Vaccinations will be administered by OccuVAX, an independent company contracted by Blue Cross and covered by most major health insurance plans. Blue Cross will cover the cost of shots to people without insurance. Flu shots will be available to anyone between the ages of 9 and 64. Because of a shortage, high doses for Medicare-eligible patients ages 65 and older will not be provided.
Flu shots are available at al CVS pharmacies during pharmacy hours and Minute Clinic locations. Walk-in and by appointment. Locations:
- 1411 Superior Street
- 7002 O Street
- 5566 S 56th Street
HyVee Grocery Store Pharmacies
HyVee pharmacies offer flu shots by appointment or walk-in during pharmacy hours, and for a limited time, drive through vaccinations are available. Call your nearest store for drive-through information. Locations:
- 1601 N. 84th Street, Pharmacy: 402-467-5157
- 5010 O Street, Pharmacy: 402-465-0413
- 5020 North 27th Street, Pharmacy: 402-477-5099
- 6001 Village Drive, Pharmacy: 402-421-1040
- 7151 Stacy Lane, Pharmacy: 402-489-0588
Lincoln/Lancaster County Health Dept.
The Health Department is giving free flu vaccinations to residents over 6 months old. Appointments for flu shots can be made at 402-441-8065. Call during business hours between 8:00 am – 4:00 pm, Monday - Friday to schedule your flu shot. Appointments will be available between 8:00 am - 3:30 pm, Monday thru Friday at the Health Department Clinic, located at 3131 O Street. The Health Department also collaborates with community partners to provide vaccinations at other locations. Check their site regularly for information about when and where.
- Matt Talbot Kitchen and Outreach: Wednesday, Nov. 18 from 11 AM - 1 PM
Lincoln Family Medical
If you are a current patient at Lincoln Family Medicine Center, you can get a flu shot at their walk-in clinics, every Tuesday and Thursday in starting in October, from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m., no appointment necessary. Check with your insurance plan for coverage. Children under 19 years of age will need a written consent, if not accompanied by a guardian. Located at 4600 Valley Rd., p: 402.483.4571
Flu shots in all Walgreens pharmacies. Flu shots are available during pharmacy hours only. Walgreens accepts walk-ins and flu shot appointments. Locations:
- 4000 S 70th St.
- 4045 O St.
- 2600 So. 48th, Van Dorn Plaza
- 2630 Pine Lake Rd.
- 4811 O St.
- 5701 Village Blvd.
- 1404 Superior
- 8300 Northern Lights Dr.
- 815 So. 27th St.
- 1701 South St.
- 2502 No. 48th St.
- 1301 O St.