Get Vaccinated

The South Carolina Health Plans Foundation is proud to be able to partner with organizations across the state to roll out the 2017 “Get Vaccinated” campaign, to promote and encourage people to get their flu shot.

The South Carolina Immunization Coalition hosted a press event on Wednesday, August 16, 2017 at Palmetto Health Children’s Hospital to celebrate SC Immunization Awareness Week and promote the importance of immunizations throughout life.

Speakers included Lilian Peake, MD, MPH, SC DHEC Director of Public Health, Anna-Kathryn Rye Burch, MD, Associate Professor, Department of Pediatrics at the USC School of Medicine and Division Director of Pediatric Infectious Diseases of the Palmetto Health USC Medical Group, and Niki Pappos-Elledge, PharmD, Walgreens Healthcare Supervisor.