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...Public Health Nurse Lindy Ferguson gives Angel a flu shot at the Juneau Public Health Center on Tuesday. National Infant Immunization Week runs through Saturday. All Alaska Public Health Centers are waiving vaccine administration fees this week.
SEARHC joins other groups for Immunization Week

...April 21-28 to celebrate National Infant Immunization Week and the inaugural World Immunization Week. During this week, hundreds of communities...communities and public health. National Infant Immunization Week began in 1994, and this year the...
City gets new chicken pox immunization rule

...kindergarten through sixth grade need two doses of chicken pox immunization to attend school, according to the Juneau Public Health...A copy of the official form may be obtained on the Alaska Immunization Program Web site at or...
Juneau children's immunization clinic

Everyone is invited to bring their children to the Fall Immunization Clinic from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Saturday in the Nugget Mall. There will be games, prizes, face painting and vaccines...
Vaccination fees waived in August

...month of August. In honor of National Immunization Awareness Month, the state of Alaska...there will be a back-to-school immunization clinic from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m...above. Parents will need to bring immunization records so Public Health can determine...
Alaska immunization rates fall; state asks why

...percent between 2009 and 2011."Our immunization rates are going down," Margaret Young...diseases that can kill.A 2011 National Immunization survey indicated Alaska ranked 39th immunization among toddlers.The Alaska survey quizzed...
August is national immunization awareness month

The National Partnership for Immunization (NPI) sponsors National Immunization Awareness Month (NIAM) to raise awareness...NIAM highlights the need for improving national immunization coverage levels and encourages all people to...
Immunization numbers improve

...Alaska ranked third to last among states on its childhood immunization record. How embarrassing. Thank goodness that news didn't...has leaped from 48th to 22nd among states with its improved immunization rate. This means that more than 81 percent of youth who...
Chickenpox immunization requirements filled out and signed by a doctor as proof of immunization. (Source: Juneau Public Health Center) Parents...local pediatrician and have questions about state immunization requirements, or need to set an appointment to get...
Alaska child immunization rate on the rise

...manager of the state Department of Health and Social Services Immunization Program, said some public and private groups are getting...from schools in the district until they could show proof of immunization. ``We had one-third of the (measles) cases in the...


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