Immunizations

Why Immunize?    

    Immunizations have been given successfully since the 1700's and are among some of the greatest accomplishments of public health.  Vaccines protect from diseases that were once common in the United States.  But despite the accomplishment, children and adults still die each year from these preventable diseases.

    Diseases are becoming rare due to immunizations.  It is important for people, young and old, to be up to date on their immunizations.  If we take away the protection given by vaccination, more and more people will be infected and disease will spread and then the progress we've made over hundreds of years will be lost.

    We don't just vaccinate to protect our children, we vaccinate to protect our future.  By eradicating disease, parents in the future may be able to trust that diseases like polio and meningitis won't infect, cripple or kill their children.

Immunization Hours

Monday:  10:00AM-11:00AM; 1:00PM-5:00PM

Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays:  8:00AM-11:00AM; 1:00PM-3:00PM

   (Appointments made for emergencies on a case by case basis).

  Please Note:  For children under the age of 18, a parent or guardian must sign the permission form.  


Tuberculosis (TB) Hours

TB Tests are administered on Mondays, Tuesdays and Fridays during Immunization Hours.

Please Note:  The client will need to return three (3) days after being tested for the result of the test to be read.  Failure to do so will result in retesting.


Travel Consultations

 Consultations regarding immunizations suggested and/or required for traveling outside of the country are available upon request.  For related questions, visit Traveler's Health CDC.

                            

Immunizations Available, Schedules and Forms


Click on the immunization of choice to view/print the Vaccine Information Sheet (VIS):


DTaP

Hepatitis A

Hepatitis B

Hib

HPV

MMR

MMRV

Meningococcal

Meningococcal B

Pneumococcal

Polio

Shingles

Tdap

Td

Varicella

                                                    

                                                    Additional Clinic Services

Blood Pressure Screening

Head Lice Screening


For further questions about immunizations or related clinic services, 

please call to talk with a nurse 217.245.5111

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