Immunizations/vaccinations protect our community from deadly diseases. These diseases do still exist today and can spread quickly. The Jackson County Department of Public Health offers immunizations in a safe and caring environment. Please remember to bring any insurance information and vaccination records that you may have.
College entrance immunizations
Seasonal flu vaccine
TB skin test
2018-2019 Seasonal Flu Vaccine
The Health Department will being offering the flu vaccine to the public on October 1, 2018. Vaccines will be available on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays during General Clinic. Prices range from $35-$60, depending on the type of vaccine administered. No appointments are necessary and a variety of insurances can be billed. Bring a completed copy of this form to help reduce wait time; forms will also be available onsite. For questions, call the Flu Line at 828-587-8201.
Immunization Schedules and Guidelines
Required immunizations for all 7th and 12th graders changed as of July 1, 2015. Make sure your child has the appropriate vaccinations by viewing the links below:
Childhood Vaccination: Understanding the Risks and Responsibilities of Not Vaccinating
If you choose to delay or reject some vaccines, there can be risks. Please follow these CDC recommended steps to protect your child, your family, and others. Learn more by clicking here.
Schedule of Fees
The Jackson County Department of Public Health is happy to bill most insurance providers for immunizations administered. However, not all immunizations are covered by all insurance plans. Call the Health Department for out-of-pocket cost of each immunization.
For appointments or additional information, call 828-587-8289.