Adult Immunization Clinics
Free, by appointment only
Call (617) 376-1285 to schedule an appointment at the Health Department Office Clinic.
for residents 19 years and older.
Who should get the pneumonia vaccine?
*All adults 65 years and older woh have not received the vaccine.
(Only one doseis recommended after the age of 65)
*Anyone 2-64 years of age who has a long term health problem or is taking a drug or treatment that lowers the body's resistance to infection.
*Any adult 19-64 years of age who is a smoker or who has asthma.
Call 617-376-1285 for more information or to make an appointment
There is a $5.00 charge for administration.
Public Health nurses will now administer B-12 shots. Residents will need to bring their own medication and a prescription from their doctor (first visit only). For further information and to schedule an appointment, please call 617-376-1285.
There is a $5.00 charge for administering the shot.
Blood Pressure Clinics
Free, by appointment only on Wednesday afternoons, 2:00 - 4:00 p.m. at the Health Department Office Clinic.
Call (617) 376-1285 or (617) 376-1286 to schedule an appointment.
Free, annually in the late fall at senior housing complexes, community health centers and Health Department Office Clinic.
Lead Paint Clinic
Free, 3rd Tuesday of each month, for children, aged 9 months to 6 years; by appointment only. Call (617) 376-1285 or 1286 to schedule appointment.
Mantoux Testing for Tuberculosis & Case Management
$10.00 testing fee.
Mondays: 1:30 - 4:00 p.m.; Wednesday follow-up required, 1:30 - 4:00 p.m.at the Health Department Office Clinic.