The Kenton Hardin Health Department received word today that they are now permitted to administer VFC (Gardasil) vaccine to children who are underinsured in addition to those who are Medicaid eligible, uninsured and Amercian Indian Alaskan Native. Underinsured is defined as those who have health insurance that has no coverage for immunizations.

For those interested in this series of three vacccines for your daughter please go to the Kenton Hardin Health Department on Thursdays 8:30 A.M. till 12 P then 1 P.M. till 4:30 P.M

The health department will be closed 12-25-2008 and New Year’s Day 2009.

Any questions about this vaccine, please call the health department at 419-673-6230.