Skip to main content

On the Records: Sick Of Waiting

Tired of waiting for the state to provide swine flu vaccine locations, The Dallas Morning News took matters into its own hands.

Lead image for this article

This is a pretty sweet -- and useful -- public health tool.

The Dallas Morning News got sick of waiting for the state health department to release locations of health care providers where the swine flu vaccine is available. So they filed an open records request for state vaccine shipments and built their own searchable database.

Sorry — it only covers North Texas for now. You can search by city, county, zip code -- even your own doctor's office.

Texas Tribune donors or members may be quoted or mentioned in our stories, or may be the subject of them. For a complete list of contributors, click here.

Quality journalism doesn't come free

Yes, I'll donate today