On Saturday, October 19th, Atlantic Medical Center along with the McCarthy Family will host “Ayzlee’s Family Flu Clinic” from 8 am to 11 am. Families and individuals are encouraged to come in to get their annual flu shot during this time. members of the McCarthy family will be on hand with additional information about the flu, snacks and kids activities will also be available.
This special flu vaccine clinic is held in memory of Ayzlee McCarthy. After Christmas in 2014, Ayzlee was diagnosed with Influenza A & B. A day later, her mother knew something wasn’t right and brought her to the CCHS Emergency Department. Ayzlee was transferred to the Pediatric Intensive Care Unit (PICU) at Blank Children’s Hospital, where she died on December 29, 2014.