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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Tuesday, August 26, 2014
Sue Poyner at poyners@co.thurston.wa.us or 360-867-2551

Back to School Immunization Clinic
Free clinic held on September 20

OLYMPIA - Thurston County Public Health, in cooperation with the Medical Reserve Corps and Group Health, is sponsoring a free, Back-to-School immunization clinic on September 20. This special clinic is for youth who are entering pre-school through those who are 18 years of age.

School required immunization available include-
  • Hepatitis B
  • Diptheria, Tetanus, Pertusiss (DTP)
  • Chickenpox
  • Seasonal Flu
  • Polio
  • Measles, Mumps, Rubella (MMR)
  • Hib (Haemophilus Influenza)
  • PCV 13 (Pneumococcal conjugate)

When: Saturday, September 20 from 9 a.m. - noon
Where: Group Health Cooperative, 700 Lilly Rd NE, Olympia, WA 98506
Who: All students entering pre-school (age 3) through age 18 (Open to all students-not just Group Health members)
What: Vaccines required for school or pre-school offered.
Cost: No cost, please bring immunization records if available.

Students must be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian. Pre-registration is NOT required. No exemptions or waivers will be issued. Immunizations are available on a first-come, first-served basis.

Questions? Contact Sue Poyner at poyners@co.thurston.wa.us or 360-867-2551 or Cindy Meyer at Meyerc@co.thurston.wa.us or 360-867-2522



County Commissioners:

Carolina Mejia
District 1

Gary Edwards
District 2

Tye Menser
District 3