The Wahkiakum County Health Department offers Immunization Clinics covering a wide range of vaccines offered to all who qualify. Immunizations are available at the Wahkiakum Health Department, mostly on a fee for service basis but with the fees often being covered by insurance or federal grants.
People of all ages are offered influenza immunizations on a fee for service basis, which are typically covered by and billed directly to a person’s health insurance (no cost to the person receiving the immunization if they have insurance). Flu shots typically start in October and are given thru the late spring when supplies are exhausted. Offsite flu clinics are conducted at senior lunches both in Cathlamet and Rosburg.
Children are provided immunizations through the Vaccines For Children program. All required and recommended childhood immunizations (DTaP, HIB, HepA, HepB, HPV, Meningococcal, MMR, pneumococcal, polio and varicella and influenza) are provided free for children 18 and under through the federal Vaccines For Children program.