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Jarrod Bagatell, MD, medical director of employee and student health at Upstate
Jarrod Bagatell, MD, medical director of employee and student health at Upstate

A seasonal reminder: Flu vaccine is even more important during COVID-19 pandemic

Public health officials are urging everyone 6 months of age and older to be vaccinated against influenza. Jarrod Bagatell, MD, medical director of employee and student health at Upstate, says the best time to get a shot is in September or October. This year, a nasal spray is available as an alternative to the shot, but only for people who are healthy. Bagatell also discusses the special importance of the flu vaccine  during the COVID-19 pandemic.
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