CHILD and ADULT IMMUNIZATION CLINICS FOR 2017
Free well child checkup and childhood immunizations are available to those without medical insurance and also those who have Medicaid or NJ Family Care Part A.
CHILDCARE AND IMMUNIZATION CLINICS FOR 2017
NURSES' OFFICE TOWN HALL
TUESDAY JANUARY 24 8:30 TO 5:30 pm
TUESDAY FEBRUARY 21 3 TO 5pm
THURSDAY MARCH 23 3 TO 5pm
THURSDAY APRIL 20 3 TO 5pm
THURSDAY MAY 18 3 TO 5pm
TUESDAY JUNE 20 3 TO 5pm
Free Adult immunizations available for adults 19 years and older with no insurance or insurance that does not cover a specific vaccine. If the adult has private insurance, Medicare, or Medicaid if the insurance pays any portion of the vaccine costs, the adult is not eligible to receive free vaccines.
We offer adult Hep A, Hep B, MMR, Chicken Pox, TDAP (tetanus with pertussis), Shingles, Meningitis for adults. Call for appointment 973-728-2726.
FLU AND PNEUMONIA CLINICS OCTOBER 2017
OCTOBER IS THE BEST TIME TO RECEIVE FLU VACCINE FOR LONGER PROTECTION THROUGHOUT FLU SEASON
Call your Public Health Nurse for Flu appointments starting September 1, 2017
Paula Edelstein RN BSN CEN
Senior Public Health Nurse
Township of West Milford
Please call for 973.728.2726 further information or to make an appt.
THE HEALTH DEPARTMENT IS STILL GIVING FLU SHOTS BY APPOINTMENT ONLY FOR CHILDREN AND ADULTS 19 AND OLDER. FEE IS $12
Children who are 18 or younger are eligible for free vaccine from the NJ Vaccines for children program who have no insurance.
The following fees are for anyone who needs to pay:
$12 Flu - age 6 months and older (Free for Medicare)
Pneumovax - $57 (Ages 2 to adult)
Free Pneumovax and flu for Medicare Part B Patients
Adult Hepatitis A vaccine - $25
Hepatitis B - $31
TDap (Tetanus with Pertussis) (Ages 11 - 64) - $31
Zostavax (Shingles vaccine) (Age 60 & older) - ask nurse - $165
Free for adults and children with no insurance or underinsured:
MENINGITIS (MENACTRA) - (Ages 2-55)
MMR - Measles Mumps Rubella
HPV (Human papilloma virus vaccine) (Ages 9-26)
TDAP (Tetanus with Pertussis; (Ages 11-64)
SHINGLES (Ages 60 & Older)
FLU AND PNEUMONIA CLINIC - APPOINTMENTS CAN MADE BY CALLING THE NURSES' OFFICE AT 973-728-2725 OR CONTACT BY EMAIL AT NURSE2@WESTMILFORD.ORG
Children ages 9 and younger need two doses of this flu vaccine, in order to be protected, if they never had this vaccine before.
FLU CLINICS FOR 2017
Please call the nurses at 973-728-2725 or email the nurses at nurses@westmilford. org and let us know the date you are interested in and the time you are available. The Health Dept. will call and confirm an appointment for you. If it is busy, please leave your name and number again with the date and time you are interested and we will return your call. Please leave a detailed message of how many in your family and their ages etc. The more detail the better it is to schedule your appointment.
Pneumonia and Flu vaccine is FREE for those who have Medicare B as their primary insurance. For those individuals that have Medicare part B as their primary insurance, and an HMO as a secondary insurance, it’s important to contact your insurance company regarding reimbursement if you have secondary insurance.
Those who will benefit from the vaccination include:
· Preschoolers and children in daycare ages 6 mos to 59 mos. of age. Those individuals who are immune compromised or high risk.
· Health care personnel.
· Those who come in contact with children ages 6 months of age or less and those who are expecting a child.
We will continue to have Child Health Clinics where we cater to the needs of children ages 2 months to 18 years are seen.The dates for our Child Health Immunization Clinic may run simutaneously with above flu clinics.
All programs require appointments. See Clinic page for more information