Tuesday, April 15, 2014

Services Provided

  • Provides vaccines.
  • Provides immunization education.

What You Can Do

  • Get vaccinated to prevent the spread of disease, personally and among others.
  • Vaccinations are recommended for persons of every age and health status.

Immunization Clinic

The Immunization Clinic reduces and eliminates the spread of vaccine preventable diseases by providing immunization education and vaccination services.

The Immunization Clinic provides routine immunizations to children from birth to 18 years of age through the publicly funded VFC program. These vaccines are also provided at outreach clinics around the county.

Immunization Schedule

The Immunization Clinic also provides vaccines for adults, international travelers, those with occupational risk, medical indications, and for post-exposure disease control efforts.  The International Travel Line is: 937-224-8697.

Teens Health

Common Questions

What vaccines does my baby need?
Your child needs shots at 2, 4, 6, and 12 months of age and again at 4 to 6 years of age. Here’s a helpful chart.
Are babies the only persons that need vaccines?
No. Vaccines are needed for children before starting school, again at Teens, and even into adulthood.
Are vaccines safe?
Yes. Studies have shown that vaccines are safe and effective. Extensive research and testing is conducted prior to FDA approval of vaccine.
More Common Questions

Downloadable Files

Percentage of children immunized
Percentage of children fully immunized by 35 months of age

Public Health in the Community

What You Can Do to Prevent the Spread of Mumps

Mumps

As of March 24, 63 mumps cases have been reported in the Columbus / Franklin County area. Of the cases reported, 45 have been linked to an outbreak at The Ohio State University campus; the other cases were found in the greater community. Many people from Montgomery County regularly travel back and forth to the Columbus region, which increases the likelihood that mumps may spread to the Greater Dayton area. Public Health - Dayton & Montgomery County wants you to know there are things you can do to prevent the spread of mumps.

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