Greensboro, NC-- Another opportunity to get students their required tdap shots.
Tuesday, the Guilford County Department of Public Health said it has scheduled additional special Tdap vaccination clinics for 6th graders and others who are required to receive the vaccination per state law.
The clinics will be held on September 13, 21 and 25, from 8:00 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. each day at both the 1100 East Wendover Avenue, Greensboro and 501 East Green Drive, High Point locations.
The vaccination will be provided at no out-of-pocket cost to parents however, parents should still bring their health insurance card with them to the appointment.
An appointment is required and can be made by calling (336) 641-3245. This line will accommodate both English and Spanish speakers. Appointments are also available 8:15 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. any weekday (except holidays) in the Department of Public Health's general immunization clinics. Please bring your child's shot record with you to the appointment. This is a very important health record and it should be kept up to date and stored in a safe place.
For more information about Tdap and childhood vaccinations, contact Guilford County Department of Public Health or contact your child's pediatrician.