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Tazewell County Health Department, Bradley University to hold 'Educate to Vaccinate' event

TREMONT - Tazewell County Health Department and Bradley University’s Doctorate of Nursing Graduate Program will host an educational immunization event to increase awareness of the importance of vaccines from 1-4 p.m. Thursday at the Tazewell County Health Department (TCHD).

Healthcare professionals will be available to share information on how vaccines are safe, as well as discuss required vaccines for school attendance and immunize children from two months through 18 years.

“The best way to protect yourself and your family from vaccine-preventable diseases such as polio, tetanus, pertussis (whooping cough), measles is immunizations,” Director of Clinical Services Angie Phillips said. “We invite you to attend and learn more about vaccinations to help you make the best decision for your family.”

For more information, contact the TCHD Clinic at (309) 929-0290.

 


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