(Santa Rosa Beach) – The South Walton Fire District (SWFD) Seasonal Influenza Vaccination Program was developed as part of the SWFD ongoing commitment to their Vision of “Continually improve the safety and wellbeing of our community”. Beginning Friday, October 15, 2010, SWFD Paramedics will begin providing seasonal influenza vaccinations to members of our community at all SWFD fire stations. Vaccinations will be available six (6) days a week, Monday through Saturday, between the hours of 9:00 a.m. and 4:00 p.m. “I am very excited that we are able to provide this valuable and convenient service to the members of our community,” said Ryan Crawford, EMS Division Chief. “I strongly encourage members of our community to take advantage of the vaccination program’s preventative measure; an ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure.” SWFD will require payment of $20.00 prior to the administration of vaccinations and specific documentation must be completed by the individual being vaccinated. SWFD will require one (1) of the following two (2) forms of payment: Medicare Part B; or, A personal check made payable to the South Walton Fire District. Should you have any questions regarding the times, locations, or payment requirements, please contact Ryan Crawford, EMS Division Chief at 850-267-1298 or firstname.lastname@example.org.