Guilford County Department of Health and Human Services Encourages Seasonal Flu Vaccination; Clinic Appointments Now Available (Health Information)

Guilford County Department of Public Health has received its 2017-2018 seasonal influenza “flu” vaccine for children and adults, and is now making appointments Mondays – Thursdays. On Fridays, walk-in appointments are available from 8:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. and 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. To make an appointment for a seasonal flu vaccination at either…

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Public Health Department Has School Vaccinations Appointments Available! (Health Information)

Guilford County Department of Health and Human Services, Public Health Division is reminding parents that deadline for all school aged children to have their required school immunizations is quickly approaching (Guilford County Schools deadline to have proof of immunizations into the school is September 26, 2017). Appointments are available for all children from 8:15 a.m.…

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Public Health Department Promotes School Vaccinations; Offers Special Clinic (Health Information)

Guilford County Department of Health and Human Services, Public Health Division is reminding parents of the importance of vaccinations for all their children, especially for school entry later this month. Appointments are available for all children from 8:15 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. any weekday in the Public Health’s general immunization clinics, located at 1100 E.…

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Public Health Department Promotes School Vaccinations; Offers Special Clinics (Health Information)

Guilford County Department of Health and Human Services, Public Health Division is reminding parents of the importance of vaccinations for all their children, especially for school entry in August. “Our state requires certain vaccinations for school entry, including college,” states Vonda Pabon, RN, Nurse Manager. “Since serious illness and disease can strike any child, at…

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Two Child Drownings and Two Near-Drownings in the Past Three Weeks, Water Safety Precautions (Health Information)

The Guilford County Child Fatality Prevention Team joins two families mourning their losses. Two children, ages 3 and 15 years old, have drowned in swimming pools since June 26th. Additionally, there have been two near-drownings (non-fatal drownings) in swimming pools involving a 2-year-old and a 3-year-old in separate incidents. Drowning is the leading cause of…

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