prevention is a priority of public health. Vaccinating individuals
will help prevent "vaccine preventable" infectious
diseases that were once common in the United States, including
Polio, Measles, Diphtheria, Pertussis (whooping
cough), Rubella (German Measles), Mumps, Tetanus,
Hemophilius Influenza Type B (HIB), and H1N1 (Swine
Jackson County Health Department charges an administration
fee of $3.00 for the first immunization and then $1.00
for each individual immunization. No person shall be denied
the vaccines that are provided by the Ohio Department of Health
for failure to pay an administration fee.
Hepatitis B, Zostavax (Shingles), and HPV
vaccines are available at a charge to meet the expense of the
purchase of the vaccine.
the vaccine for Human Papillomavirus, is given to women
26 years of age and under, and most highly recommended for girls
11 to 12 years of age.
vaccines are administered to Jackson County residents each fall
in collaboration with the Ohio Department of Health.