Vaccine Recommendations

Olmsted County Public Health provides immunizations to infants, children, adolescents, adults and older adults at a cost that varies depending on insurance coverage and age.  Our staff will gladly assist you in getting the right vaccine at a cost that meets your needs.

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention have created easy-to-read vaccination schedules that list the age or age range when each vaccine or series of shots is recommended.

Olmsted County offers these vaccines:

  • HepB: protects against hepatitis B
  • HepA: protects against hepatitis A
  • DTaP/Tdap: a combined vaccine that protects against diphtheria, tetanus, and pertussis (whooping cough)
  • Td booster:  protects against tetanus, needed every ten years
  • Hib: protects against Haemophilus influenzae Type b
  • PCV: protects against pediatric pneumococcal disease
  • Polio: protects against polio, the vaccine is also known as IPV
  • RV: protects against infections caused by the Rotavirus
  • Seasonal Influenza: protects against influenza (flu)
  • MMR: protects against measles, mumps, and rubella (German measles)
  • Meningococcal: protects against meningococcal disease (meningitis)
  • Varicella: protects against varicella, also known as chickenpox
  • HPV: protects against human Papillomavirus
  • Zoster: protects against shingles