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Immunization Appointments are available Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday 7:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m. and Thursday 9:30 a.m. – 5:15 p.m. Call 419-586-3251 ext 1270 for an appointment!!
- Kindergarteners are required to have the following vaccines: The 5th Diphtheria, Tetanus and Pertussis, the 4th polio, the 2nd Measles Mumps Rubella, and the 2nd chickenpox vaccine. Children can receive these vaccines any time after their fourth birthday.
- Preschoolers do not need any extra vaccines, but they are required to be up to date on immunizations. Preschoolers are required to have 4 Dtaps, 3 polios, 1 MMR, 1 chickenpox vaccine, along with 3 Hepatitis B, and 4 Haemophilus vaccines. Each individual child’s immunization history should be reviewed.
- 7th graders are required to have a Tetanus, diphtheria and pertussis (Tdap) vaccine.
- Adolescents, 11-18 years, are recommended to have the meningococcal vaccine, Hepatitis A vaccine, Human Papillomavirus Vaccine, and the 2nd dose of chickenpox vaccine.
*We are contracted with many insurance carriers and will bill as a courtesy. Please have your insurance cards available – login to your insurance company’s website to determine your individual coverage. Federal or State provided vaccines will not be denied to children 18 and under due to inability to pay.*
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