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Our Immunization Services division protects the health and well-being of our community by providing children and adults protection against vaccine-preventable diseases.  

 

Texas Vaccines for Children (TVFC)

To be eligible for the state-supplied TVFC program, a child must be 18 years of age or under and:

  • On Medicaid* or,
  • Be an American Indian or,
  • Be an Alaskan Native or,
  • Have no health insurance or,
  • Have health insurance that does not pay for vaccines or,
  • Have health insurance that only pays for certain vaccines. Eligible for those vaccines that are not covered.

There is an administration fee of $14 for one vaccine and $25 for two or more vaccines per visit. Administration fees may be waived due to inability to pay. 

*No fees are collected from children’s Medicaid clients.

For more information about TVFC, call (409) 938-2201.


Adult Safety Net Vaccines (ASN)

To be eligible for the state-supplied ASN program, adults must be:

  • Older than 19 years-old with no health insurance or,
  • Anyone 19 years-old at time of service and completing a vaccine series that was started with TVFC.

There is an administration fee of $14 for one vaccine and $25 for two or more vaccines per visit. Administration fees may be waived due to inability to pay. 

For more information about ASN, call (409) 938-2244.


Private TB Skin Tests (Self-Pay)

  • Must not have a previous positive TB skin test or TB treatment
  • Must be able to return in 48-72 hours for the reading (Tests not offered on Thursdays because the reading would fall on Saturday or Sunday.)

 


 

Private Vaccines (Self-Pay) 

  • We accept Blue Cross insurance for private vaccines
  • We accept Medicare for private influenza and pneumonia vaccines
  • Available to anyone not eligible for state-supplied vaccine and willing to pay out-of-pocket. 
  • Private vaccine fees are available at this link.

Other Services

  • ImmTrac Texas registry: (409) 938-2233 or (409)-938-2323
  • Perinatal Hepatitis B case management: (409) 938-2254
  • Childcare and school immunization assessments: (409) 938-2254
  • Educational classes for medical providers and others: (409) 938-2244

Visit our Financial Information page for fees.

Vaccines for children and adults in accordance with state and national guidelines.

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