Asking the Experts: Ballad Health says it is safe to get the flu, COVID-19 shots at the same time

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JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (WJHL) — With flu season fast approaching, Ballad Health says it is safe to get both the flu and COVID-19 vaccines at the same time.

Ballad’s chief infection prevention officer, Jamie Swift, said there was a recommended waiting period between getting the coronavirus and flu vaccines early on, but now it has been determined that is safe to get either shot at any time.

Watch the interview with Swift above.

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