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Vaccination Health Requirements

Prior to receipt of a vaccination, a screening will occur to ensure the patient is physically able to receive the vaccine. Items which could cause the vaccine to be deferred include:

  • current illness with fever over 100 degrees F
  • known allergic reactions to the vaccine or components, including latex
  • known reactions to the vaccine requested
  • current diagnosis of cancer, leukemia, HIV disease, other immunosuppressive disorders
  • current use of cortisone, prednisone, other steroids, cancer chemotherapy drugs, or radiation therapy