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Immunizations

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We provide immunizations to children, adolescents, and adults in Franklin and Williamson Counties.  For those children who qualify through the federal Vaccines for Children (VFC) program, there is a reduced charge.  Qualifications for the VFC program include:

  • Enrolled in Medicaid
  • Does not have health insurance
  • Is American Indian or Alaskan Native
  • Is underinsured (health insurance does not pay for immunizations)

The following Pediatric/Adolescent immunizations are provided:

  • Diphtheria/Tetanus/Pertussis (DTaP)
  • Flu vaccine is offered seasonally.  Bi-County uses ONLY preservative-free flu vaccine for adults and children.
  • Gardasil (HPV)
  • Hepatitis A
  • Hepatitis B
  • Haemophilus influenza type b (Hib)
  • Measles/Mumps/Rubella (MMR)
  • Meningococcal conjugate vaccine (type of vaccine used to protect adolescents from certain types of meningitis)
  • Pneumococcal conjugate vaccine (type of vaccine used to protect infants and toddlers from getting life-threatening meningitis and blood infections from certain pneumococcal bacteria)
  • Polio
  • Rotavirus
  • Tetanus/Diphtheria (Td) or Tetanus/Diphtheria/Pertussis (TdaP)
  • Varicella (Chickenpox)

The following Adult immunizations are provided:

  • Gardasil (HPV)
  • Hepatitis A
  • Hepatitis B
  • Flu vaccine is offered seasonally.
  • Polio
  • Meningococcal conjugate vaccine (type of vaccine used to protect adolescents and college-aged adults from certain types of meningitis)
  • Measles/Mumps/Rubella (MMR)
  • Pneumonia
  • Tetanus/Diphtheria (Td) or Tetanus/Diphtheria/Pertussis (TdaP)
  • Varicella (Chickenpox)
  • Varicella Zoster/Shingles

For pricing information, see the health department's Current Fee Schedule.

The CDC has information on child (birth to 6 years) shot schedules, as well as adolescent (7 to 18 years) and adult shot schedules.  CDC also has Vaccine Information Statements on each vaccine the health department offers.

Walk-in clinics for immunizations are available Monday, Wednesday and Friday at our Marion office location and Tuesday and Thursday at our Benton office location.  Both clinics are 8-11 and 1-3.   To prepare for your immunizations, please read the Notice of Privacy Practice.  Then print and complete the Immunization Contraindication Checklist and Consent and Acknowledgement of Privacy Practices.

 

 

 

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