PHOENIX (Sept. 18, 2020) – To ease the process of getting a flu shot this year, Banner Health now has a drive-thru flu shot site at the Arizona State Fairgrounds. Appointments are required and can be scheduled online or through our designated phone line. Patients as young as six months are eligible to receive the flu shot.
The drive-through flu shot site at the Arizona State Fairgrounds is open Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. and Saturday’s, 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. The Arizona State Fairgrounds is located at 1826 W. McDowell Rd., Phoenix, AZ 85007.
Appointments before arrival can be made online through the following links:
Those who arrive without an appointment will be asked to leave and call in to complete the phone or online screening process. This process is very important to ensure the safety of patients and health care workers.
Flu shots are typically covered by insurance. Any insurance co-pay or self-pay billing will be processed following appointments. No payment transactions will be handled at the fairgrounds.
Flu shots are also available at Banner Urgent Care or through primary care physicians and appointments can be scheduled online at:
About Banner Health
As one of the largest nonprofit health care systems in the country, the team at Banner Health is committed to ensuring all Banner locations are a safe place for care. Headquartered in Phoenix, Banner Health owns and operates 28 acute-care hospitals and an array of other services, including Banner Imaging, Banner Telehealth, and Banner Urgent Care. Team members are dedicated to protecting the health and safety of patients, be it a routine checkup, elective surgery or an urgent health service. Waiting room and employee workstation layouts maintain proper social distancing; screenings are conducted at hospital entrances to verify that all employees and visitors are well; and, all Banner physicians are equipped to visit patients remotely. Learn more about Banner's commitment to safety at bannerhealth.com/safecare.
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