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Immunization clinics scheduled in Madison County

Posted 9/9/22

Madison County Health Department will offer several regular immunization clinics throughout September to help make sure students have the required immunizations needed to attend school.

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Immunization clinics scheduled in Madison County

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WAMPSVILLE — Madison County Health Department will offer several regular immunization clinics throughout September to help make sure students have the required immunizations needed to attend school.

Children entering kindergarten need boosters of four vaccines: DTaP (diphtheria, tetanus and pertussis), chickenpox, MMR (measles, mumps and rubella) and polio. Children entering grade 6 need Tdap (tetanus, diphtheria and pertussis), according to an announcement by the Madison County Department of Health. Students in grades 7 and 12 need MenACWY (meningococcal conjugate vaccine). It is also recommended that preteens and teens get the HPV (human papillomavirus) vaccine.

Immunization clinics will be held at 138 N. Court St., Building 5, by appointment only on:

  • Friday, Sept. 16 from 9 to 11:30 a.m.
  • Tuesday, Sept. 20 from 9 to 11:30 a.m.
  • Thursday, Sept. 22 from 3 to 5:30 p.m.
  • Friday, Sept. 23 from 1 to 3:30 p.m.
  • Wednesday, Sept. 28 from 9 to 11:30 a.m.

To make an appointment for one of the Madison County Health Department’s immunization clinics call 315-366-2848 and have insurance information ready. Appointments fill quickly, so officials advise calling quickly.

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