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Vaccines and Immunization


We are celebrating National Immunization Awareness Month (NIAM) from July 24-Aug 31! Vaccines are recommended for people all throughout their life. Each week we will highlight the importance of vaccination for different age groups, so be sure to join the discussion on our social media sites.

Find out more about NIAM.

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Back to School July 24-30

 

Are you ready for school? Oregon requires children who are entering child care or school to be vaccinated against certain diseases, or have an exemption. Colleges and universities may have their own vaccine requirements.


Immunization is the safest and most effective public health tool available for preventing disease and death 

Vaccinating our families according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) recommended immunization schedules not only protects our loved ones, but our entire community as well. 

Improving immunization rates is one of seven priority areas from Oregon's State Health Improvement Plan.
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Meet Oregon's 2017 CDC Childhood Immunization Champion, Jacie Zahler

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