ValleyCare Health System announced it will begin a series of H1N1 vaccination clinics, with its first one slated for this coming Tuesday.
The vaccinations will be given based upon recommended target groups -- pregnant women, household members and caregivers for children 6 months and younger, health care and emergency workers and people 6 months to 24 years old. Cost is $17.
Adult clinics will be held from 5 to 7:30 p.m. Dec. 29, Jan. 13 and 20 and from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Jan. 16 and 30 at the Occupational Health building, 5565 W. Las Positas Blvd., Ste. 150 in Pleasanton. Family clinics for children 6 months and up will be held from 4:30 to 7 p.m. Jan. 5 and 6 and from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Jan. 9 at the Mobile Health Unit in the Valley Memorial Health Center parking lot, 1111 E. Stanley Blvd., Livermore.
The Vaccine for Children Program (VFC) or Medi-Cal will be accepted for children under 18.