Immunizations drastically decrease the number of vaccine-preventable diseases in the United States and Worldwide. Following a regular schedule of vaccinations from infancy through adulthood offers the best line of defense against a variety of illness and a variety of illnesses and diseases. The Cobb & Douglas Public Health Department provides comprehensive immunization services for adults.
Recommended Immunizations for Adults
Vaccine Information Statements (VIS)
Vaccine Information Statements are information sheets produced by the CDC that explain both the benefits and risks of a vaccine to vaccine recipients.
For more information on Immunizations, please visit one of the following websites:
CDC Vaccines & Immunizations
Immunization Action Coalition
Georgia Immunization Program
Adult Immunization Recommendations
While there are no required immunizations for adults living in the United States, unless the adult is a healthcare worker or public service worker, there are several immunizations that are recommended for adults. The specific immunizations that are needed as an adult are determined by factors such as age, lifestyle, high-risk conditions, type and location of travel, and previous immunizations. Please click here for more information on vaccines for adults.
Travel Health Vaccines
Center Services and Hours
Cobb & Douglas Public Health accepts several insurance plans for immunizations. Cobb & Douglas Public Health is able to bill these commercial insurance providers.
For more details or to make an appointment, call: (770) 514-2300.
Please Note: *If you arrive more than 15 minutes late for your appointment, you will need to reschedule for another time.
To expedite your next immunization visit, please print and fill out the following forms before you arrive at Cobb & Douglas Public Health:
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