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Adult Immunizations

Contrary to popular belief, adults require immunizations too! Some adults incorrectly assume that the vaccines they received as children will protect them for the rest of their lives. Generally this is true, except that:

  • Some adults were never vaccinated as children.
  • Newer vaccines were not available when some adults were children.
  • Immunity can begin to fade over time.
  • As we age, we become more susceptible to serious disease caused by common infections (e.g., flu, pnuemococcus).

Adult Schedule, by Vaccine and Age Group

Recommended Vaccinations Indicated for Adults Based on Medical and Other Indications

Adult Contraindications and Precautions

Vaccines.gov


Taney County Health Department provides vaccines for the following diseases for adults:

The following immunizations are recommended not required. All vaccines may not be available.

Call either location for appointment,availability and fee schedule. A $15 out of county fee will apply.

Tetanus diphtheria / Tetanus diphtheria and pertussis (Td/Tdap) - Tdap is recommned for parents or guardians, caregivers, & healthcare workers who have contact with infants <12 months of age.

Hepatitis B (Hep B)

Hepatitis A (Hep A)

Human Papillomavirus (HPV)

Influenza (Flu)

Pneumococcal (pneumonia)

Meningococcal (meningitis)

Herpes Zoster (shingles)

 

 

 

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Forsyth Office:      15479 State Highway 160, Forsyth, MO 65653   Phone: 417-546-4725 or 1-888-707-4725        Fax: 417-546-4727
Branson Office:               320 Rinehart Road, Branson, MO 65616    Phone: 417-334-4544 or 1-888-294-9530        Fax: 417-335-5727

Animal Care & Control Center: 255 Critter Trail, Hollister, MO 65672    Phone: 417-332-0172 Fax: 417-332-2672  Fax: 417-332-2672