Have you ever wondered our complete services at Mercer County-Celina City Health Department? Here’s a recent copy of our BROCHURE.
FALL FLU CLINICS 2015
- Tuesday, 10/06/15 from 9:30am-6:00pm Drive-Thru at the Mercer County Fairgrounds – Use the Market St Entrance!
- Friday, 10/16/15 from 7:30am-3:30pm Walk-In @ Health Dept.
- Tuesday, 10/20/15 from 9:30am-5:30pm Walk-In @ Health Dept.
- Tuesday, 10/27/15 from 7:30am-3:30pm Walk-In @ Health Dept.
- Tuesday, 11/03/15 from 9:30am-5:30pm Walk-In @ Health Dept.
All contracted Private Insurance, Medicaid and Medicare can be billed. Please bring all insurance cards.
For adults not wishing insurance to be billed, a pay at the time of service discount will be offered as follows: $45 for High Dose & $30 for Quadrivalent Flu Shot or Flu Mist. Cash or check will be accepted.
Clients 6 months through 18 years will not be denied because of inability to pay.
For more information call: (419) 586-3251 x1270
Flumist is a vaccine nasal spray with protection against 2 A strains and 2 B strains for ages 2 years to 49 years old. It is not recommended for pregnant women or children with medical problems (Preservative Free & No Latex!)
Quadrivalent Injectable is a vaccine for 3 year olds and up with protection against 2 A strains and 2 B strains. Manufacturer is GlaxoSmithKline (Preservative Free & No Latex!)
High Dose Fluzone is a vaccine for 65 year olds and over. High Dose has more antigen in the vaccine and studies indicated a higher antibody response has decreased disease. High Dose has been given at the MCCCHD since 2011. This year’s high dose has 2 A strains and 1 B strain. Manufacturer is Sanofi Pasteur (Preservative Free & No Latex!)
Pediatric Injectable for 6 months to 35 months will be 2 A strains and 2 B strains this year. Manufacturer is Sanofi Pasteur (Preservative Free & No Latex!)
All children 8 years old and younger who have not had two flu vaccine in the past will need 2 vaccines at least 4 weeks apart.
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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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