- Children Vaccines
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Texas Vaccines For Children
The Texas Vaccines for Children Program (TVFC) manages the vaccine distribution for 118 TVFC Providers in El Paso and surrounding areas. TVFC staff conducts yearly Immunization record audit for daycares/headstarts and public/private schools; provides technical support, ImmTrac-Texas Immunization Registry training, Immunization Schedule/Vaccine Management training to TVFC providers; conducts educational presentations, participates in different community events.
For more information check out our Texas Vaccines for Children Program page.
The Texas Immunization registry, for children and adults, is a free service offered by the Department of State Health Services (DSHS). ImmTrac is a secure and confidential registry available to all Texans. ImmTrac safely consolidates and stores immunization information electronically in one centralized system.
For more information visit:
(If you are 18 years or older and would like to continue to have your immunization information stored in the ImmTrac Registery, please visit one of our health centers to register and sign a consent form.)
Don't Wait, Vaccinate!
It's time to make sure your children are vaccinated especially in time for the back-to-school season. In order for clients, birth through 18 years of age, to be eligible to receive Texas Vaccines for Children (TVFC) immunizations at the Department of Public Health Clinics, they must meet one of the following eligibility criteria:
- Medicaid eligible
- Uninsured: a child who has no health insurance coverage
- American Indian or Alaskan Native
- Enrolled in CHIP
ADULTS NEED VACCINES TOO!
The Adult Safety Net (ASN) Program allows eligible adults to receive vaccines at low cost. In order for adults to be eligible to receive ASN immunizations at the Department of Public Health Clinic, they must be 19 years of age or older and meet one of the following ASN eligibility criteria:
- No Health Insurance
- 19 Yr. Old referred to the Public Health Dept. to finish a vaccine series, initiated under the Texas Vaccine For Children Program (TVFC)
For more information call (915) 212-6555.
Vaccine Preventable Diseases
Vaccine-preventable disease levels are at or near record lows. However, we are unable to take this for granted. It is important that children and adults continue to receive their immunizations on time every time. If we stopped vaccinating, diseases that are almost unknown would reappear in our community. Vaccines are designed not to just protect our children but our grandchildren and their grandchildren.
For more information on Immunizations, Immunization Schedules (Infants, Children and Adult), TVFC Program, ImmTrac, School/Daycare requirements or to review qualification guidelines, please visit the following websites:
Information for Travelers
For faster service click here, print, and complete the intake form before your scheduled appointment.
Para un servicio mas rápido haga click aqui, llene el formulario adjunto, imprima y traiga la forma con usted a la hora de su cita.
Eligibility Screening Forms
Please complete the top of the attached form found here, answer all questions and sign it. Print and bring the form with you, or be prepared to complete during your appointment.
Por favor termine la parte superior de la forma adjunta que se encuentra aquí, conteste todas las preguntas y fírmela. Imprima y traiga la forma con usted o esté preparado para terminarla durante su cita.
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5115 El Paso Drive
El Paso, TX 79905
Hours of Operation
Monday - Thursday
7:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
MissionThe mission of the Department of Public Health Immunization Program is to immunize the uninsured population in El Paso, and surrounding areas in order to stop vaccine preventable diseases. The program provides immunizations to uninsured children and adults of all ages.