Amarillo to provide adult immunizations from mobile clinic

Amarillo to provide adult immunizations from mobile clinic

AMARILLO, TX (KFDA) - Amarillo's Public Health Department is going mobile as they conduct an adult immunization clinic.

Available vaccines include:

  • Pneumococcal (pneumonia)
  • MMR (measles, mumps, and rubella)
  • TDAP (tetanus, diphtheria, and whooping cough)
  • Varicella (chickenpox)
  • Flu
  • TD (tetanus and diphtheria)
  • HPV (human papillomavirus)
  • Meningitis
  • Hepatitis A and B
  • Twinrix (Hep A/B combo)

During the adult immunization clinic, the City's HIV Prevention Team will provide free HIV (human immunodeficiency virus), syphilis, and hepatitis C testing.

The clinic will be held Wednesday, Nov. 16 from 12 p.m. to 4 p.m. at the former Toot'n Totum location at 7421 S.W. 34th Ave.

Walk-ins are welcome and no appointment is necessary.

Adults with Medicaid, no insurance, or who are underinsured are eligible to participate.

The immunizations are $5 for one and $10 for two or more. No eligible client seeking immunization will be turned away for inability to pay.

City officials are asking participants to bring a current immunization/shot record.

For more information about the mobile adult immunization clinic, contact Brandy Fox at 378-6348.

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