Wilkes-Barre VA Medical Center
Flu Season 2020-2021
Annual flu vaccinations are now available at the Wilkes-Barre VA Medical Center and all of our Community Based Outpatient Clinics.
If you do not have a scheduled face to face appointment please call 1-877-928-2621 and choose option “2” to schedule your flu shot.
You can schedule your flu vaccine in Wilkes-Barre at either our new Drive-Thru Vaccination Clinic or in our new Tent Vaccination Clinic.
Drive-Thru Vaccination Clinic
- Weekdays: September 30, October 7, 14, 21, 28.....12:00 PM - 6:00 PM
- Saturdays: September 26, October 3, 17, 24……......9:00 AM – 3:00 PM
The Drive-Through Vaccination Clinic will be located in the parking lot just beyond the North (Pharmacy) Entrance. To access the clinic, drive past the main entrance and continue straight toward the North Entrance. Follow the signs for the clinic. Please wear a short-sleeve shirt.
Tent Vaccination Clinic
- September 28 to October 30:
Monday and Tuesday……10:00 AM – 6:00 PM Thursday and Friday……… 9:00 AM – 4:00 PM
- November 2 to November 27:
Monday, Wednesday, and Friday....9:00 AM - 3:00 PM
The Tent Vaccination Clinic will be located in the tent outside of the Emergency Room at the front entrance, nearest the upper parking lot. Follow the signs for the clinic from the parking areas.
The Drive-Through Vaccination and the Tent Vaccination Clinics are by appointment only! To schedule an appointment, please call 1-877-928-2621 and choose option “2”
Please arrive no earlier than 10 minutes before your scheduled appointment time. You will be required to present your VA Identification Card to receive your vaccine. To ensure the safety of our patients and staff, there will be no walk-in availability for flu vaccines in our medical clinics or in our vaccination clinics. There will be no vaccination clinics on federal holidays.
Community Based Outpatient Clinics
You will receive the flu vaccine at scheduled face to face appointments at our CBOCs or you
may schedule an appointment to receive a flu vaccine at one of our CBOCs. Appointments are
required. To ensure the safety of our patients and staff, there will be no walk-in availability at
our CBOCs for the flu vaccine. Please call the number listed for your preferred clinic to
schedule an appointment.
To schedule an appointment at our Allentown, Sayre, Williamsport,
Northampton, Tobyhanna, or Columbia County Outpatient Clinic,
please call 1-877-928-2621 and choose option “2”
To schedule an appointment at our Honesdale Outpatient Clinic,
please call 570-251-6543
Let us know!
Have you received your flu vaccine somewhere other than the VA?
If you answered “YES”, please provide your information by doing one of the following:
- Fill out the form below and return it to the Wilkes-Barre VA Medical Center
- Call (570) 821-7290 and leave us a message with the requested information
- Send your information to your Primary Care Provider through MyHealtheVet’s Secure Messaging
Thank You for helping us keep your health records current!
Veteran Flu Vaccination Reporting Form
Today’s Date: _____________
Name: ____________________________Last 4: _______________________
Phone Number: ______________________
Month/Day/Year – Flu Vaccine Received: _____________________________
Location where you received your flu vaccine: _________________________