Call now to make vaccination appointments635-3577
Registered Nurses Give ALL Immunizations
at the Chippewa County Health DeparmentHours of Operation8:00 am - 4:30 pm
Call 635-1566 for an immunization appointment;
walk-ins are welcome and accepted until 4 pm.Protect Against DiseaseThe US Surgeon General has stated that immunizations save more lives and prevent more illnesses than any other medical treatment. Thanks to vaccines, preventable infectious illnesses in this country are at an all time low. In addition, public health and medical experts from organizations devoted to children’s health recommend a complete schedule of immunizations in early childhood.
Immunizations offered at CCHD include:
- Hepatitis A (Hep A)
- Hepatitis B (Hep B)
- Diptheria, tetanus, pertussis (DTaP)
- Gardasil (HPV9)
- Measles, mumps, rubella (MMR)
- Haemphilus influenza type b (Hib)
- Pneumococcal (PCV) Conjugate
- Pneumococcal Polysaccharide
- Polio (IPV)
- Varicella (chicken pox)
- Tetanus, pertussis (Tdap, Td)
- Meningitis B
- Zoster (Shingles)
Vaccination is the best protection you and your children have against a wide variety of dangerous diseases. It is never too late to catch up, even if your child is behind schedule.
By helping prevent or lessen the severity of certain diseases, immunizations are key to promoting a healthier community. They cost less than disease treatment, are recommended by doctors, and are often required prior to attending school or child care.CCHD provides age appropriate immunizations according to recommended guidelines for children and adults at a reasonable cost. If you cannot pay, the fees will be waived.To set up an appointment, contact the Chippewa County Health Department Clinic at (906) 635-1566. Walk-in clients are accepted.
Download a free 70 page Adobe pdf "Parent's Guide to Childhood Immunizations" published by the Department of Health and Human Services and the CDC.