Back to School with Archer Family Health Care!

Published: August 8th, 2017

Category: Featured

AFHC can help make sure your child is ready for the upcoming school year!

 

Does your child have all of their required immunizations?

=>Florida law requires certain vaccines to be administered before children may enroll and attend childcare and school<=

 

Public/Non-public Schools Kindergarten Through 12th Grade
(Pre-K and Childcare Facilities require age-appropriate doses)

  • Four or five doses of diphtheria-tetanus-acellular pertussis (DTaP)
  • Three, four or five doses of inactivated polio vaccine (IPV)
  • Two doses of measles-mumps-rubella (MMR)
  • Two or three doses of hepatitis B (Hep B)
  • Two doses of Varicella (Chickenpox)
  • Haemophilus influenzae type b (Hib)–for Pre-K and younger
  • Pneumococcal conjugate (PCV13)–for children 2 to 59 months of age

 

Additional Immunization Requirements for 7th Grade Entry
In addition to compliance with all other immunization requirements, children entering, attending, or transferring to the seventh grade in Florida schools must complete the following:

  • One Tetanus-diphtheria-acellular pertussis (Tdap)

 

See the Immunization Guidelines: Florida Schools, Childcare Facilities and Family Daycare Homes for complete information on school requirements.

 

School sports physicals are also offered at Archer Family Health Care for only $25!


Call to schedule your appointment with us today!

 

Flu Shot season is also coming right around the corner!
Look for an announcement here from AFHC when they become available!

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