City Offers Low-Cost Vaccines For Children

City Offers Low-Cost Vaccines For Children
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POSTED: Wednesday, February 29, 2012 - 7:26pm

UPDATED: Wednesday, February 29, 2012 - 7:27pm

The City of El Paso Department of Public Health’s Immunization Program team will be set up on Friday at the Downtown Sun Metro Transfer Center. The vaccine clinic is part of an on-going collaboration between the Department and Sun Metro to make it easier for parents to get their children up-to-date on their vaccines.

The Department will be offering a variety of vaccines to children under the age of 18 for a charge of $10 for one vaccine and $20.00 for two or more. They include: DTap, Hepatitis A & B, HIB, PCV13, IPV, MMR, Varicella, HPV and Tdap.

The event will take place:

Friday, March 2, 2012
Bert Williams Downtown Santa Fe Transfer Center
601 Santa Fe Street
10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.

Parents must bring their children’s immunization record, a picture ID, and documentation of guardianship. The vaccines are offered to children ages 0 to 18-years-old who do not have health insurance and who meet eligibility requirements. More information can be scheduled by calling either (915) 771-5822 or (915) 771-5733.

For more information on the programs and services offered by the Department of Public Health, please visit http://www.elpasotexas.gov/health/

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