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The Florida Department of Health in Clay County School Health Team in cooperation with Clay County District Schools, St. Vincent’s Mobile Health Outreach Ministry, and The Way Clinic will be providing FREE shots, school physicals, and sports physicals at the following locations*:

Date

Time

Location

Free Health Services Provided at Event

July 16, 2014

9AM to 3PM

Clay Adult Education Center at

Orange Park High School Annex

2306 Kingsley Avenue

Orange Park, FL   32073

Immunizations

School Physicals

Sports Physicals

Certified School Immunization Forms

July 26, 2014

8:30AM to 2PM

Evangel Temple Southwest

5040 County Road 218

Middleburg, FL  32068

Immunizations

School Physicals

Sports Physicals

Certified School Immunization Forms

July 28, 2014

11AM to 6PM

The Way Clinic

479 Houston Street

Green Cove Springs, FL  32043

 

Immunizations

School Physicals

Certified School Immunization Forms

Aug 4, 2014

9AM to 3PM

Grove Park Elementary School

1643 Miller Street

Orange Park, FL  32073

Immunizations

School Physicals

Sports Physicals

Certified School Immunization Forms

Aug 11, 2014

9AM to 1PM

Ed Stansel Clinic at the Florida Department of Health in Clay County

1345 Idlewild Avenue

Green Cove Springs, FL  32043

 

Immunizations

Certified School Immunization Forms

Parent or Guardian must accompany child.

Please bring your child’s most current shot record.  Immunizations cannot be given without a shot record.

*Not all health services will be provided at every location.

07/2014 - Our July 2014 issue of the EPI newsletter has been published.


07/2014 - The Community Health Improvement Plan (CHIP) meeting has been scheduled to take place at 2:00 PM on August 21, 2014 at the Orange Park Medical Center. Call 904-529-2800 for more information. If you have questions concerning access, wish to request a sign language interpreter or accommodations for a disability please contact the Florida Department of Health in Clay County at (904) 529-2800. Early requests are encouraged, a week will generally allow us to provide seamless access.

06/2014 - Clay County Emergency Management has updated the hurricane evacuation and shelter map.

05/2014 - Clay Community Health Happenings May newsletter has been published.

04/2014 - Please read our March 2014 issue of the EPI newsletter.

02/2014 - We are proud to announce the Teen Health Center program being offered Tuesdays from at the Ed Stansel Clinic in Green Cove Springs for ages 12-18. Enjoy great food and free services. Contact us for more information.

Teen Health Center

 

02/2014 - The 2013 Annual Report is now available.


01/2014 - Social Services Eligibility Information has been updated. Please note the new Bear Run location and hours.

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08/2013 - Healthiest Weight Florida is a public-private collaboration bringing together state agencies, not for profit organizations, businesses, and entire communities to help Florida's children and adults make choices about healthy eating and active living.

PROTECT AGAINST THE FLU

While it is not too late to get a flu shot, Clay County Health Department has a very limited supply of flu vaccine formulated for children under 3 years of age and none for older children and adults. Check with your physician, local pharmacies and urgent care clinics for vaccine.

Besides a vaccination, the following steps can help reduce your chance of becoming ill:

 

  • Wash your hands often with soap and water. If soap and water are not available, use an alcohol-based hand rub.
  • Avoid touching your eyes, nose and mouth, because germs spread this way.
  • Avoid close contact with sick people.
  • Cover your nose and mouth with a tissue when you cough or sneeze. Throw the tissue in the trash after you use it.

 

Be sure to watch for symptoms of the flu, such as headache, fever, a severe cough, runny nose or body aches. If you are sick with flu?like illness, contact your primary care physician to determine whether you need antiviral medication.  Stay home for at least 24 hours after your fever is gone (except to get medical care or for other necessities).

 


Flooding Health Risks: Flood Information Sheet | Flooded Well Head | Health Risks After a Flood | Mosquito Borne Illness Information Sheet


Clay Transit provides transportation assistance to all Clay County residents. Please visit their website for more information.


 

2012 Annual Report

2011 Annual Report (Accessible version - download free Word viewer)


 

Public Health RocksThe Department of Health in Clay County has proudly offered Public Health Services to the community since 1941.  Some of the current services are WIC & Nutrition, Immunizations, School Health, Water Testing, Sharps Disposal, Adult & Child Health Care, Family Planning, STD's & HIV/AIDS and Public Health Preparedness. Certified copies of birth and death records may be obtained from the health department.

Please see our Locations page for site information and operational hours.

 

2010 Clay County Health Needs Assessment

2012 Clay County Health Needs Assessment Mid Cycle Update

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