Once we found out there was a need for immunization beyond the standard vaccinations, we jumped at the opportunity to better help our customers. And that’s when The Vaccine Clinic was born! Located inside of Nation’s Medicines on Highway 54, we are able to offer vaccinations to meet all of your needs. Whether it’s flu, pneumonia, meningitis prevention, or a list of travel immunizations, we are here to help. Join us in becoming a generation of preventative medicine!
Every year, up to 20% of workers in the United States fall victim to the flu, leading to sick days & loss in productivity. Help your business by helping your employees with an on-site flu shot clinic! We work to make flu season as worry-free as possible, with coordination, registration, and education for you and your employees. To learn more or to schedule your on-site flu vaccinations, give us a call today.
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The CDC recommends everyone over the age of 6 months should receive an influenza vaccination yearly. Flu season can begin as early as October and run through as late as May, and since it takes 2 weeks for the vaccine’s antibodies to build in your immune system, it is essential to get your flu shot as early as possible. The Vaccine Clinic has flu shots in stock before flu season begins and will administer them while supplies last. With no prescription and no appointment needed, we’ll make flu season a breeze!
Pneumonia is an infection of the lungs that can range from mild to severe. The cause can come from many other illnesses, but you can lower your risk of pneumonia with vaccinations. While pneumonia can affect anyone, the elderly, young children, and those with chronic health conditions are more likely to get pneumonia. The Vaccine Clinic can help by administering vaccines to help prevent pneumonia.
Shingles is a rash that develops on the body, causing an intense burning sensation. While the rash typically clears up within 4 weeks, the pain can continue for months or even years. This long-lasting pain is the most common complication of shingles. As you get older, the possibility of getting Shingles increases.
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) licensed a new shingles vaccine in 2017 called Shingrix, which is now available in The Vaccine Clinic. This vaccine is available for adults age 50 and older, so if you haven’t already, get in touch with us about getting your Shingles Vaccine.
The Tdap vaccine can protect adolescents and adults from tetanus, diptheria, and pertussis. One dose of Tdap is routinely given at age 11 or 12. People who did not get Tdap at that age should get it as soon as possible. It is especially important for health care professionals and anyone having close contact with a baby younger than 12 months. Pregnant women should get a dose of Tdap during every pregnancy, to protect the newborn from pertussis.
When traveling out of the country, it is essential to know what diseases could be present there in order for you to come back as healthy as you were when you left. This part of the planning should be just as important as where you’re going. The Vaccine Clinic can make it easy for you. By clicking the button below and completing the form, we will do the research to find out which vaccines should be administered and schedule an appointment convenient for you to come in. It’s important to note that some vaccinations require more than one dose that should be spread out across several months, so you’ll want to make this part of your early planning.