Welcome to the URMC Flu Initiative, the only flu program that is part of the prestigious University of Rochester Medical Center, serving Rochester and the surrounding area. Our team is comprised of professional, highly trained nurses, to make things easier for you and provide an efficient and quality clinic.

Seasonal flu prevention is an integral part of our community wellness initiative, offering both clinics that are open to the public and private, on-site clinics at your business or facility.

Private and Corporate Clinics:

For flu season, our program can offer your facility:

  • On-site vaccination clinics at convenient dates and times
  • Direct billing to Medicare and MOST major insurance plans
  • A reasonable clinical cost
  • Professional Registered Nurses
  • Full compliance with all New York State and federal clinic standard guidelines

Most Insurance Plans Accepted

The URMC Flu Prevention Program offers direct billing to Medicare and most major insurance plans including Excellus BlueCross / BlueShield, MVP, Aetna, and United Healthcare


The Flu Initiative is a not-for-profit service provided by the University of Rochester. In 2009, we vaccinated over 20,000 adults at public clinics, senior living facilities and corporations.

Public Clinics

Many public clinics will be offered this fall. Our website will be updated on a regular basis to include locations, dates and times. Please continue to check it regularly.

Feel free to contact our office to learn more about our immunization program, or to set up clinics for seasonal flu vaccination. We look forward to working with you to help keep our community safe and healthy!

Contact Us:
Matthew Klapetzky
Helen Wood Hall
601 Elmwood Avenue Box SON
Rochester, New York 14642