Immunization clinics in Scott Co. set

Saturday, July 30, 2005

The Scott County Health Department will have immunization clinics this month in Sikeston, Benton and Scott City.

Clinics will be at the health department office in Sikeston every Tuesday from 8 to 11 a.m. and 1 to 3:30 p.m. A late clinic also will be from 4 to 6 p.m. Aug. 15. The office is at 102 Grove Estates Court in Sikeston.

Immunizations will be available at the library in Benton from 9 a.m. to noon and from 1 to 3 p.m. on Aug. 3. Another clinic will be at the First Assembly of God in Scott City from 9 to 11 a.m. and from 1 to 3 p.m. on Aug. 10.

Children up to 18 months old must have an immunization record. It is preferred that parents or guardians accompany all children, but a responsible adult may bring a child with a written permission from the parent or guardian.

No one will be denied services, but a $5 administration fee is appreciated. For more information, call the Scott County Health Department at (800) 471-4044.

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