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Client Services

Immunizations

 

Tarrant County Public Health provides immunizations at all of our Public Health Centers.  All Public Health Centers are open from 8:00-5:00, Monday-Friday, however, immunization service hours are specifically listed below.

 

Appointments are not required for immunizations as they are given on a walk-in basis during the times listed for immunization hours. However, if capacity is reached at an earlier time, the immunization registrations will stop for that time period.  This will allow those who are already registered for immunizations to be served before closing. 

 

Immunization fees for children  under 19 years who qualify for the Vaccines for Children program are $20.00 for the first immunization and $25.00 for two or more immunizations. This program includes children on Medicaid and CHIP as well as children who are underinsured (their insurance does not cover vaccines) or uninsured.

 

Fees for other vaccines vary according to the immunization.  You may call the Public Health Center for those fees as well as answers to other questions you may have.

 

This is the most up-to-date information for our fees. 


Arlington                                   
536 W. Randol Mill Rd., 76011   
Monday – Friday, 8 a.m. – noon & 2 – 4 p.m.
817-321-4716
 
Lake Worth                           
3800 Adam Grubb Rd., 76135   
Monday – Friday,  8 a.m. – noon & 2 – 4 p.m.
817-238-4441
 
Watauga                                 
6601 Watauga Rd., 76148   
Monday - Friday,  8 a.m. – noon & 2 – 4 p.m.
817-514-5036
 
 
FORT WORTH
 
Bagsby-Williams                        
3212 Miller Ave., 76119      
Monday – Friday,  8 a.m. – noon & 2 – 4 p.m.
817-531-6738
 
La Gran Plaza Mall *                   
4200 South Frwy., 76115    
Monday – Friday,  8 a.m. – noon & 2 – 4 p.m.
817-920-5752       
*Saturdays available,  please call for details
 
Southwest                                
6551 Granbury Rd., 76133   
Monday – Friday,  8 a.m. – noon & 2 – 4 p.m.
817-370-4530                         
                                         
Occasionally, it is necessary for the Public Health Centers to be closed during regular business hours for vaccine inventory or training.  When this occurs a sign will be posted prior to the closure showing the date and time of the scheduled closure.  Please contact 817-321-5311 if you have any questions or concerns. Thank you

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State Vaccine Requirements for Schools and Child-Care Facilities

Immunization records

As part of our ongoing effort to safeguard the community’s health, Tarrant County Public Health maintains the Tarrant County Immunization Registry (TCIR). The TCIR is a confidential, automated system designed to track immunizations.

To request immunization records for yourself or your child, contact any of our Public Health Center locations, or call our Vaccine Distribution Center: 817-321-5450. There is a $8 charge per immunization record.

 

You can request your own or your child's immunization record by email, by following these steps:

  1. Download and print the Authorization to Release Official Immunization record (requires Adobe Acrobat Reader).
  2. Fill out the request form clearly and completely.
  3. Email the Authorization to Release Official Immunization Record to the email address noted on the form.

If you use a free web mail service (like Gmail, Yahoo! Mail, Hotmail or something similar) there are a few important things that you should know:

  • Internet email services may not be secure. There is a chance that information contained in your email could be accessed or viewed by a third party.
  • Tarrant County cannot estimate the potential risk that information you send to us or receive from us may be collected or viewed by anyone other than you or us.
  • When you submit the completed request form through email, you agree that you understand the potential risk involved with using an unsecure email and that you choose to submit the form to us voluntarily.
  • When we process your request, and send your records to you through email, you agree that you understand the potential risk involved with using an unsecure email and authorize Tarrant County to send the requested information.

Request form for immunization records in English (Spanish).

 

Record requests will be releases by the end of the next business day. Note: Anyone over the age of 18 must request their own immunization record.

 

The TCIR is an automated system designed to track immunizations and interface with ImmTrac (the State of Texas Registry). ImmTrac is part of a National Immunization Program established by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, which also set out several guidelines for the storing and processing of immunization data.

 

To request an immtrac immunization record contact: dshs.state.tx.us/immunize/immtrac

Tarrant County Public Health provides these links to information on adult diseases and the vaccinations needed to protect against them:

The following documents (in PDF format) deal with specific diseases and their vaccines:





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