Are you over 50? Do you still need the Shingrix vaccine to protect against shingles? Fargo Cass Public Health will offer a Shingrix Clinic day on Friday, March 27, from 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m., for those who would like to receive the vaccine. Please call 701.241.1383 to schedule, as appointments are required
Fargo Cass Public Health accepts private insurance and Medicare Part D. Residents who would like to receive the vaccine will be notified of any out-of-pocket expense at the time an appointment is made.
Shingles is a painful rash that develops on one side of the face or body. The rash consists of blisters that typically scab over in 7 to 10 days. Symptoms of shingles can include fever, headache, chills, and upset stomach. Visit https://www.cdc.gov/shingles/index.html to learn more about shingles.