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Lubbock Cheddars Linked to Hepatitis A Scare

VaccineBaby.jpgThe City of Lubbock Texas has issued a health alert regarding a Cheddars restaurant employee having contacted Hepatitis A.

If you ate at Cheddars during August 31st-to-September 8th the City of Lubbock will host an immunization clinic to offer free Hepatitis A vaccines at the Lubbock Memorial Civic Center, starting Friday September 15th through Monday, September 19th.  Clinics will be offered at the following times:

Friday, September 16 Noon – 7 p.m.

Saturday, September 17 9 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Sunday, September 18 Noon – 6 p.m.

Monday, September 19 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.

All clinics will take place at the Lubbock Memorial Civic Center, 1501 Mac Davis Lane. Immunizations on Friday will take place in rooms 104, 105, 106, and 107. Clinics on the other days will take place in the banquet hall.

When will restaurants start giving Hepatitis A vaccines to employees?

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