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 ot 5pm
Free Adult immunizations available are for adults 19 years & older who have no insurance or insurance that does not cover a specific vaccine. If the adult has private insurance,
Medicare, or 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.
3 TO 5pm
FLU AND PNEUMONIA CLINICS - OCTOBER 2017
OCTOBER IS THE BEST TIME TO RECEIVE FLU VACCINE FOR LONGER PROTECTION THROUGHOUT FLU SEASON
Oct 3 - Camp Hope - 10am to 12 pm
Oct 4 - Bald Eagle Grange Bldg - 10 am to 1 pm
Oct 12 - Nurses' office for young children under 10 yrs and families to 7 pm
Oct 14 - ALF at Highland Family Success Center - 10 am to 4 pm
Oct 17 - PAL Recreation Center - small gym - 10 am to 1 pm
Oct 19 - Town Hall Meeting Room - Adults and Children over 10 years of age - 4 to 8 pm
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.
Children who are 18 or younger who have no insurance may be eligible for free vaccine from the NJ Vaccines For Children (VFC) program. Please ask the nurses about this program.
Adults and children with no insurance or underinsured may be qualified for free vaccinations. Please contact the HealthDepartment nurses.
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)
Fees for those who need to pay:
----$12 Flu - age 6 months and older (Free for Medicare)
----Pneumovax - $57 (Ages 2 to adult)
Free Pneumovax and flu for those who qualify with Medicare Part B Ins.
----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
FLU AND PNEUMONIA CLINIC - APPOINTMENTS CAN MADE BY CALLING THE NURSES' OFFICE AT 973-728-2725 OR CONTACT BY EMAIL AT NURSE2@WESTMILFORD.ORG OR NURSE3@WESTMILFORD.ORG
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.
Children ages 9 and younger need two doses of this flu vaccine, in order to be protected, if they never had this vaccine before.
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