I am over 65 and need a PPV23 vaccine. Are you open on...

Question: 

I am over 65 and need a PPV23 vaccine. Are you open on Saturdays ? I understand there is no cost.

Answer: 

Pneumococcal Polysaccharide Vaccine protects against 23 types of pneumococcal bacteria and in BC it is provided free to seniors 65 years of age and older. This vaccine is available from most pharmacies and some doctors' offices. Publicly funded vaccines are also available from public health units, find a location near you here.

Immunization Nurse

Date last updated: 
Wednesday, Dec 05, 2018