At the San Fernando Community Health Center patients can receive immunizations and vaccinations to ensure that they remain in good health. Patients throughout the San Fernando Valley, California area and the surrounding towns can make sure their immunizations are up to date.
The risk of getting numerous infectious diseases has been eliminated or greatly reduced because of immunizations and vaccinations. The diseases were often very dangerous in the past and thanks to immunizations people are much safer. Patients usually receive some vaccinations as children, however, there are diseases which adults might encounter and they will need to be vaccinated against them. The risk of a person obtaining a preventable disease is greatly reduced by vaccinations. Vaccinations are crucial because they work with the body to assist with the prevention and spread of diseases which keeps our communities healthy. There are immunizations and vaccines for many different types of diseases such as:
Adults should receive:
There are also immunizations and vaccines which should be given to pregnant women and those who work in certain fields and who travel abroad. For more information, contact with the Health Center.
Vaccinations and immunizations will be available at our Health Center. Schedule an appointment with one of our doctors to ensure that you are up to date with your immunizations and vaccines.
SFCHC accepts Medicare, Medi-Cal HMO, FamPact and other commercial plans. Services are available on a sliding fee scale which is determined by income and family size. If you have any questions about insurance or payment options, please call our office. Our friendly staff is happy to help you.