City health department sets April schedule

STEUBENVILLE – The city health department will offer blood pressure screening and TB skin testing on Tuesdays in April from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. at the health department offices on South Third Street.

The childhood and adult immunization clinics will be offered from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. on Tuesdays and Thursdays at the health department.

A parent or legal guardian must accompany the child and a record of prior immunizations must be provided before immunizations will be administered. A child’s legal guardian must present your court-ordered documents on the day of service in order for the child to receive vaccinations.

The administrative fee for immunizations is now $20 for each vaccine administered.

The Zostavax or shingles shot is available at the city health department. Anyone interested in the shot should call the nursing division at (740) 283-6000, extensions 1506 or 1507, for information.

The city health department will close at noon on Friday in observance of Good Friday.