Our Immunization Public Health Nurse works closely with local families and medical practices to increase immunization rates in Orleans and Northern Essex County for infants, children, adolescents and adults.
The Newport Local Health Office offers monthly immunization clinics at no charge for people who are under 65 years old and uninsured, experiencing significant barriers to access, or a patient of a medical practice that cannot receive vaccine from the Vermont Vaccines for Children & Adults program.
Newport Local Health Office
100 Main Street, Suite 220
1 p.m. – 4 p.m.
Last Thursday of the month, Newport, VT
Call us for an appointment, or to schedule a time outside of these hours.
Child Care and School-Related
We can offer guidance and support to schools and child care facilities for meeting state immunization requirements, and can assist with analysis of child care and school annual immunization reports and data.
For Health Care Professionals
Immunization Quality Improvement
We meet with local practices to support increased on-time vaccination. Call to schedule a meeting to review immunization coverage rates and consider steps that will strengthen practice efforts. Learn more about Immunization Quality Improvement (IQI).
In April 2018, these pediatric practices were recognized by the Vermont Immunization Program for meeting the Healthy People 2020 goal of high childhood immunization coverage:
North Country Pediatrics – Newport