Friday, July 22, 2016

Ronald McDonald Nationwide Children’s Hospital care unit to provide immunizations and wellness screenings


The Ronald McDonald Nationwide Children’s Hospital mobile care unit will provide all state-required immunizations to children from 9 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. on Aug. 15 and Aug. 16 in the parking lot of the Ohio University-Chillicothe Child Development Center.

To schedule an appointment, contact Sally Timmons at (704) 772-7360 or timmonss@ohio.edu.

The Ronald McDonald mobile care center is a pediatric clinic on wheels, fully staffed with a doctor and nurse from Nationwide Children’s Hospital. It offers a full range of medical services and immunizations including DPT and MMR vaccines for children entering kindergarten and Tdap immunizations required for incoming seventh graders.

Families are encouraged to contact their primary care providers for these services. The mobile unit is available to serve those who do not have a medical home.

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