All college bound seniors need to get the college entry required vaccines which include the following:
TDaP (tetanus, diptheria, pertussis- whopping cough; MMR (both rubeola and rubella and mumps); Varicella (chickenpox); Meningitis and Hepatitis B. These can be obtained at the Kenton Hardin Health Department in Kenton. Please call between the hours of 8:30 A.M. until 4:00 P.M. at 419-673-6230.
The cost, if the child is 18 years old and younger is as follows:
1 vaccine $24; 2 vaccines $34; 3 vaccines $44.00
The costs of these vaccines rise considerably after the child reaches the age of 19. If the child is on Medicaid, please take the child’s medicaid card with you at the time the shots are going to be given.
Any questions, please call 419-673-0775, option 6 to talk with the Kenton City Scools Nurse or call your child’s health care provider.