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Programs & Services

Nursing Services Portage County  Health Department


 









 

 

 

 

 

 

Rosemary Ferraro R.N., B.S.N., Nursing Director

Childhood Immunizations | International Travel Immunizations | Adult Immunizations | HIPAA Policy
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International Travel Brochure

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What is Human Papillomavirus (HPV)?

H1N1 Flu Information

International Travel Brochure

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Childhood Immunization Clinics are held at the Portage County Health Department
Nursing Clinic, 705 Oakwood Street, 2nd floor, Ravenna.  Clinics are held every Wednesday
from 8:00 a.m. through 12:00 Noon and are Walk-in, no appointment needed.  Infants
through age 18 may use the Childhood Immunization Clinic.

Adult and Travel Immunizations and TB Testing are by Appointment Only
and may be scheduled through Nursing Services at 330-298-4490.
Immunizations are given at the Portage County Health Dept Nursing Clinic,
705 Oakwood Street, 2nd floor, Ravenna.

 
Contact Information

   Nursing Services

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Services include:
  • Control of Communicable Diseases

  • Tuberculosis Control

  • Immunization Clinics

  • Rabies Control by monitoring all animal bites

  • Coordination of School Nurse Program

  • High Blood Pressure Detection

  • Health Risk Reduction Programs

Portage County Health Department
Immunization Clinics

   CHILDHOOD IMMUNIZATIONS 

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(Birth through 18 Years)
Wednesdays at 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 Noon
Nursing Clinic
 


Cost is $10 per shot, FREE to those who can't pay.  Medicaid, Buckeye, Care Source and United Health are accepted.

Dtap    2 MONTHS - 6 YEARS OF AGE
Boostrix (Tdap)   10-18 YEARS OF AGE
Td     7-18 YEARS OF AGE
Polio (IPV)   2 MONTHS - 6 YEARS OF AGE
HIB    2 MONTHS - 18 MONTHS
Hepatitis B   0 - 19 YEARS OF AGE
MMR   12 MONTHS - 6 YEARS OF AGE
Varicella (Chickenpox)   12 MONTHS - 6 YEARS OF AGE
Pediarix (DTAP/IPV/Hepatitis B)       
Rotavirus   2 MONTHS - 6 MONTHS
Proquad (MMR/Chickenpox)   12 MONTHS - 6 YEARS OF AGE
Hepatitis A   1-18 YEARS OF AGE
Gardasil (HPV)   9-18 YEARS OF AGE

  INTERNATIONAL TRAVEL IMMUNIZATIONS / ADULT IMMUNIZATIONS AND TB TESTING

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International Travel / Adult Immunizations and TB Testing
By Appointment Only
Call Nursing Services 330-298-4490 ext. 119
Portage County Health Department
 

 
Consultation Fee (In County) Per Person $50.00
  Second Consultation $25.00
  Per Additional family member.  Not to exceed
$100.00 when family is all seen during the same consultation appointment.
 
Consultation Fee (Out of County) Per Person $60.00
  Second Consultation $35.00
  Per Additional family member.  Not to exceed
$150.00 when family is all seen during the same consultation appointment.
 


The fee covers your personal meeting with a public health nurse.  The nurse will look up what vaccinations you need and discuss them with you.  If needed, a prescription for malaria medication is included in the consultation fee. 

Click on the following link to view the (.pdf file):

INTERNATIONAL TRAVEL BROCHURE

There is an additional cost for each vaccine given.  Prices subject to change.


All private purchased vaccines included but not limited to the vaccines
listed below will have fees calculated as follows:
5% above cost of vaccine rounded up to the nearest $5.00
plus the $10.00 administration fee
 

Hepatitis B   20+ YEARS OF AGE
Hepatitis A   19+ YEARS OF AGE
Twinrix Vaccine (Combination HAV & HBV)   18+ YEARS OF AGE
Menactra   11-55 YEARS OF AGE (Meningitis)
Typhoid    
Rabies    
Yellow Fever    
Adacell (Tdap)   11-64 YEARS OF AGE
TD   19+ YEARS OF AGE
Measles (MMR)   19+ YEARS OF AGE
Polio (IPV)    

  OTHER ADULT IMMUNIZATIONS

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All private purchased vaccines included but not limited to the vaccines
listed below will have fees calculated as follows:
5% above cost of vaccine rounded up to the nearest $5.00
plus the $10.00 administration fee
 

Zostavax   50+ YEARS OF AGE
Pneumonia  
Varivax (chickenpox)  
TB Testing (Mantoux)          ALL AGES


We Accept United Health/Caresource/Buckeye/Medicaid.
No person shall be denied vaccines that are
provided free by the Ohio Department of Health.
 

 


Contact Us

Rosemary Ferraro R.N., B.S.N., Nursing Director
705 Oakwood St., 2nd floor
Ravenna, Ohio 44266
Ph: 330-296-9919  Fax: 330-297-3597 E-Mail: rferraro@portageco.com
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This agency is an equal provider of services and an equal employment opportunity employer-Civil Rights Act 1964 (CRA)

HIPAA Policy

I have reviewed or received a copy of Portage County Health Department’s HIPAA Policy. I understand the intent and uses of private health information.  I consent to my records or my child’s health records to be released for the purposes outlined in the HIPAA Policy.  If I do not want the health records created by the Portage County Health Department to be released, I will request this in writing to the Health Department.

 

 


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