Press Releases & Announcements

Western Connecticut Home Care Immunization Clinic Expands to Twice a Week

Wednesday, February 27, 2013 - Danbury, CT

Western Connecticut Home Care, Inc. will expand its Immunization Clinic to two days per week. Effective immediately, appointments will be available on Tuesday and Thursday afternoons from 1:00 - 3:00 pm. Service is offered BY APPOINTMENT ONLY.

Vaccines are available for travel and healthy living including: Hepatitis A for adults and children; Hepatitis B; Haemophilus Influenzae Type b (Hib); Human Papillomavirus (HPV); Meningitis; Measles, Mumps and Rubella (MMR); Pneumonia; Polio; Tetanus; Tdap (Tetanus with Pertussis/ Whooping Cough); Typhoid; Chicken Pox; Yellow Fever; and Shingles. In addition PPD Tuberculin testing is provided.

Payment is expected at the time of the appointment. Acceptable forms of payment are cash, check, MasterCard or VISA. Aetna insurance is accepted with presentation of a valid insurance card.

Western Connecticut Home Care Immunization Clinic participates in the Connecticut Vaccine Program (CVP) that provides vaccines to eligible children of all ages as well as adults who require MMR for college entry. For more information on the CVP Eligibility criteria or to make an appointment at the clinic, call 203-792-4120 and press "0".

About Western Connecticut Home Care, Inc.

Western Connecticut Home Care, formerly Danbury Visiting Nurse Association has been providing quality home nursing services for over 100 years. The Agency is the home care affiliate of Western Connecticut Health Network providing services in the Greater Danbury and Greater New Milford areas. Western Connecticut Home Care provides comprehensive nursing, therapy, medical social work and home health aide services to patients with a variety of health conditions using the latest in home care technology. Specialty services are offered for cardiac care and management, COPD care and management, diabetes management, fall prevention assessment, geriatric care, infusion therapy, Lifeline emergency response system, maternal child health, nutrition therapy, orthopedic rehabilitation, palliative care, respiratory therapy, tele-monitoring and wound care. In addition Western Connecticut Home Care’s Immunization Clinic provides a variety of healthy living immunizations and travel vaccines.

For additional information visit WesternConnecticutHomeCare.org or call 203-792-4120.




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