DeKalb Health Department Hosting Free Flu Clinic and Blood Assurance Drive Today (Thursday)

October 22, 2020
By: Dwayne Page

The DeKalb County Health Department will be hosting a FREE flu clinic and a Blood Assurance drive today (Thursday, October 22) on Tiger Drive in Smithville.

The drive-thru flu clinic will be held from 9 a.m. until 3 p.m.

Meanwhile the DeKalb County Blood Assurance Drive will be from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m. at the health department inside the Bloodmobile at the parking lot.

All donors will receive a $10 Wal-Mart gift card and a “Turn Over a New Leaf Mug”.

Donors may download “bloodassurancequicksreen” and answer the health questions today prior to coming to the mobile unit to donate. This will save 10 minutes on the bus.

To schedule an appointment, go to or contact Ashby Woodward at 615-597-7599 or

Please remember to EAT A GOOD MEAL and drink additional water and bring a photo ID. Blood Assurance is the SOLE blood provider for our local hospitals.