Health Department offering free MMR vaccine today until 2 p.m.

07/19/2014 11:16 AM

07/22/2014 11:08 AM

The Sedgwick County Health Department is giving free vaccines today from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at 2716 W. Central.

Officials are offering only the MMR vaccine, which protect against measles, mumps and rubella, to combat the recent measles outbreak in the county, according to a Sedgwick County news release.

Officials ask those who think they or their children have been exposed to measles to not attend the clinic.

No out-of-pocket fees will be charged, but Medicare, Medicaid and private insurance will be filed if available.

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