Immunizations

Services Provided


Itasca County Public Health offers immunizations for people of all ages. Most of our vaccines are supplied by federal and state programs, and are offered for a low-cost to persons who are eligible. A $20 administration fee is requested for the administration of each vaccination, but no one will be turned away if they are unable to pay.

Please call our vaccination coordinator for current information about vaccinations from Public Health at 218-327-6155.

Be sure to bring your immunization card to appointments.

Eligibility Requirements


Eligibility requirements for state and federal funded vaccinations include:
  • Adults and children who do not have health insurance.
  • Adults and children who have health insurance that does not cover the cost of vaccinations.
  • Children (18 years of age and younger) who are on Minnesota Medical Assistance (MA), MinnesotaCare, or a Prepaid Medical Assistance Program (PMAP).
  • Children (18 years of age and younger) who are American Indian or Alaskan Native.
Please note that adults who are on Minnesota Medical Assistance, MinnesotaCare, or a Primary Medical Assistance Program, must be vaccinated by their primary healthcare provider.

Clinic Schedule


Itasca County Public Health has a vaccination clinic on the first Thursday of every month. This clinic is by appointment only and you can call 218-327-6155 to schedule your appointment today.

Children & Adolescents


Immunization protects children from many serious diseases. Ask your healthcare provider or contact Itasca County Public Health at 218-327-6155 for more information. It's never too late to catch up on immunizations.

Adults


Immunizations are not just for children. Recommended immunizations for adults are determined by factors such as age, lifestyle, certain medical conditions, travel locations, and previous immunizations. An annual flu vaccine is recommended for everyone ages 6 months and older.