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Friday, 05 August 2016 15:31

Back to School Shots

Is your child getting ready to enter kindergarten or go back to school?  Remember to put “Back to School Immunizations” on your check list! If your child does not have the required immunizations, by state law, they may be excluded from school until they receive them. Please see below for our clinic information and current recommendations and state requirements. 

Back to School Shot Clinics 

Back to school shots are available by appointment only through our childhood immunizations clinic and adult health clinicPlease call (937) 645-2052 today to make your appointment. Evening hours are available and no one is turned away for inability to pay. Most private insurances and Medicaid accepted.

Vaccine Recommendations for the 2017-2018 School Year

Kindergarten Students: Children entering kindergarten are required to have 2 varicella immunizations.
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Seventh Grade Students: Students entering Seventh Grade are now required to have a TDaP (tetanus, diphtheria and acellular pertussis) booster and a meningococcal (A,C,W, and Y) (MCV4) vaccines.
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12th Grade Students: Students entering 12th grade are required to have two doses of meningococcal (MCV4) vaccine. (If your 12 th grade student has never received a dose of meningococcal (MCV4) only one dose is required at age 16 or older.)  
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Summary of Ohio School Vaccination Requirements for all Grades:
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