Las Cruces Public Health Office offering back-to-school immunizations by appointment
SANTA FE – The New Mexico Department of Health’s Las Cruces Public Health Office, 1170 N. Solano Drive, will begin offering back-to-school immunization clinics by appointment only beginning Wednesday July 1st through August 31st.
Testing appointments are available at the following days and times:
-Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays from 1 pm – 4 pm (to exclude July 3rd when our office will be closed in observance of the Independence Day holiday)
– Tuesdays & Thursdays 1 pm – 3:30 pm
For questions about the clinic or to schedule an appointment, call 575-528-5006.
The immunization clinic is open to the public and immunizations will be administered at no cost for children 18 years old and younger. Parents need to bring a copy of their child’s shot record, insurance card, including Medicaid to child’s appointment.
Children need to be protected against vaccine-preventable diseases. Children who are not protected by vaccines may be more likely to get diseases like measles and whooping cough. Parents should be aware that their children need to be up-to-date on their immunizations to enroll in school each year.
For a listing of other clinic locations across the state visit https://hsc.unm.edu/programs/nmimmunization/gotshot.html.