Memphis, TN. – The Shelby County Health Department (SCHD) will begin the annual Back to School Immunization drive on Monday, June 24, 2019.
Children enrolling in child care facilities, those entering preschool, pre-kindergarten and kindergarten; those starting seventh grade; students transferring from schools outside of Tennessee; and students entering institutes of higher education, including the University of Memphis, all may require vaccinations. The Shelby County Health Department’s Immunization Program can provide those vaccinations and assist with required documentation.
No appointment is required for immunization-only clinic visits either at the Immunization Clinic at 814 Jefferson or at the satellite Health Department clinics listed below. Please bring the child’s complete vaccination records and up-to-date insurance information to the clinic.
Clinics are open Monday through Friday, 8:00 am to 4:30 pm unless otherwise noted.
Hickory Hill Clinic
6590 Kirby Center Cove
(2nd and 4th Saturdays 9 am to 1 pm)
8225 Highway 51 N.
Southland Mall Clinic
1215 Southland Mall
(2nd and 4th Mondays 4:30 pm to 6:00 pm)
Shelby Crossing Clinic
6170 Macon Road
(Open Tuesdays and Thursdays. ONLY)
814 Jefferson Avenue
The Shelby County Health Department also provides child care and school physical exams, by appointment only at all of the clinics listed above. Call (901) 222-9980 for an appointment for a physical exam. The cost for child care and school physicals is $85, which includes any required immunizations.
For more information about immunizations and other Health Department services, please visit http://www.shelbytnhealth.com/.