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SCHD reminds parents of immunization requirements

Shelby County Health Department wants to remind parents about the county's immunization requirements before the new school year begins. (Source: WMC Action News 5) Shelby County Health Department wants to remind parents about the county's immunization requirements before the new school year begins. (Source: WMC Action News 5)

(WMC) - Shelby County Health Department wants to remind parents about the county's immunization requirements before the new school year begins.

The following individuals will need to receive immunizations:

- Kids attending a child care facility

- Pre-schoolers

- Kids going to pre-K, kindergarten

- Students entering 7th grade

- New students to Tennessee

- Students attending higher education

No appointments are required for immunization-only clinic visits. Fees range from $20-$50 depending on how many immunizations your child needs. Costs could increase for people 18 and older.

If you are bringing a child for immunizations, bring the child's documentation of insurance coverage, including those on TennCare. If you do not have your child's shot records, call SCHD Immunization program at 901-222-9329 or call their doctor.

The clinics listed below are open Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. unless otherwise noted. Questions? Call 901-222-9980.

Galloway Clinic

757 Galloway Avenue

Millington Clinic

8225 Highway 51 N.

Shelby Crossing Clinic

6170 Macon Road

Immunization Clinic

814 Jefferson Avenue

Cawthon Clinic

1000 Haynes Street

Collierville Clinic

167 Washington Avenue

(Open Tues/Thurs only)

Hickory Hill Clinic

6590 Kirby Center Cove

(2nd and 4th Saturdays, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.)

Southland Mall Clinic

1215 Southland Mall

(Open 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily; 2nd and 4th Mondays, 5 p.m. to 8 p.m.)

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