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Immunizing your baby is essential.

Communicable Disease Program Manager Kayla Scrivner
by Kayla Scrivner05/01/2020 12:44 p.m.
Updated: 05/01/2020

Healthcare providers are open and offering immunizations.  

Keep your little one safe. 

Make sure your baby gets all recommended immunizations before his or her second birthday. It’s the best way to protect your baby from 14 serious diseases, like whooping cough and mumps. 

Sleeping baby wrapped in blanket

Don’t delay. 

Healthcare providers are open and offering immunizations because on-time immunization is essential. Postponing immunizations could lead to an outbreak of vaccine-preventable disease, like measles. 

Contact a healthcare provider. 

Call your baby’s healthcare provider and ask if your baby is up to date on immunizations. Or call Mary Bridge Mobile Immunization Clinic at (253) 403-1767. 

If you’re pregnant, now is a great time to find a doctor for your baby and discuss any questions you have about immunizations. 

On-time immunization protects us all.

This week is National Infant Immunization Week. It’s a great time to learn how on-time immunization protects our  babies and our communities.

For more information, visit our immunizations for children page or call your healthcare provider.

Communicable Disease Program Manager Kayla Scrivner

by Kayla Scrivner

Kayla helps coordinate our efforts with healthcare provider partners in our communities.

 

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