Memphis

Weather
Logo
Serving This Community For 138 Years, Online Since 2001
 Front Page
 News
 People
 Sports
 Obituaries
 Editorials
 Classifieds
 Subscription
 Calendar
 Community Links
Search
 
Community Calendar
Entire Newspaper Online
Would you use a digital subscription, which would place a .pdf copy of every page of the newspaper on line?

Yes, but only if it was free with my subscription.
No
Yes, even if it meant a slight increase in the cost of my subscription.
Yes, I don't subscribe to the paper, but would subscribe to this online version.

August 5, 2010

Health Department to Host Immunization Clinic

The Scotland County Health Department will host an immunization Clinic on August 12 from 2 p.m.- 5 p.m.

There will be new requirements for the 2010- 2011 school year. Immunizations will be available for students entering kindergarten.

A new state law requires children entering into kindergarten to have 2 doses of varicella (chickenpox vaccine) or must have written documentation stating the month and year that the child has had the disease from a licensed doctor of medicine (MD) or doctor of osteopathy (DO) on file at the school.

Also available will be tetanus, diphtheria and pertussis (Tdap) boosters. New state law now requires students entering into 8th grade to have a Tdap booster if they have not had a tetanus, diphtheria (Td) booster in the past 2 years.

Please call the Scotland County Health Department at 465-7275 for an appointment for this immunization clinic or if you have questions about your child’s immunizations.


Copyright © 2001
Memphis Democrat
121 South Main Street
Memphis MO 63555
Phone: 660-465-7016 -- Email: memdemoc@nemr.net