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Please note the Imperial County Public Health Department will be open for appointments only. Department staff will be available to provide assistance by phone to members of the community who have questions related to any of the Department’s essential services.

Phone assistance will be available Monday through Friday from 8:00 am to 12:00 pm and 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm. The office will be closed for lunch from 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm. This shall remain in effect until further notice.


Recommended Immunization Schedule for Adults (19 years and older) by Age and Medical Condition

Recommended Immunization Schedule for Adults  19 years and older by Age and Medical Condition, click to view document

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Immunization for Adults

You’re never too old for shots! Your need for being immunized doesn’t end when at your adolescent years. Immunization continues whether you are young, adult or senior citizen, we all need immunizations to keep us healthy. The specific immunization you need as an adult depends on by age, lifestyle, high-risk conditions and type and locations of travel and of any previous immunizations.

Adult immunizations protect against diseases such as:

More Information on Adult Immunization: Adults Need Immunization, Too

Vaccine Safety

Research has demonstrated that the child vaccine schedule and combination of vaccine of vaccines are safe and effective. Anyone who receives a vaccine should be informed about the benefits and risks of vaccination. For more information on vaccine safety is available at: CDC- Vaccine Safety.

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