Resolution No. 338

Supervisor BORN offered the following Resolution and moved its adoption:

RESOLUTION SETTING FEE FOR FLU VACCINE IN THE PUBLIC HEALTH DEPARTMENT

WHEREAS, Resolution 333 of 2017 set the immunization fee for flu vaccines administered by the Public Health department at $35.00 per vaccination; and

WHEREAS, the Assistant Public Health Director recommends revising the flu vaccine fee structure for person age 19 and over who are at risk for Influenza who do not have Medicare Part B or private insurance coverage; and

WHEREAS, the Assistant Director also recommends that the fee for flu vaccinations be waived for all employees of the Public Health Department in accordance with U.S. Centers for Disease Control recommendations that healthcare workers receive annual vaccinations against Influenza; now, therefore be it

RESOLVED, That the charge for administering the seasonal flu vaccine provided by the Fulton County Public Health Department to qualifying Fulton County residents without Medicare coverage or private insurance shall be $34.00; no cost to Fulton County Public Health Department employees; and, be it further

RESOLVED, That certified copies of this Resolution be forwarded to the County Treasurer, Assistant Public Health Director, Budget Director/County Auditor and Administrative Officer/Clerk of the Board.

Seconded by Supervisor HANDY and adopted by the following vote:

TOTAL: Ayes: 18 Nays: 0 Absent: 2 (Supervisors Groff and Potter)

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