GDOE conducts immunization clinic at Okkodo, Astumbo

Guam Department of Education (PNC file photo)

The Guam Department of Education (GDOE), in conjunction with the Department of Public Health’s Immunization Program, continues to conduct free clinics for students that are pending TB skin test and Tdap.

On Monday, February 22, GDOE conducted a clinic for students from Okkodo High School and AsTumbo Middle School in the Okkodo High School cafeteria from 8:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.

Students under the age of 18 need their parents or legal guardians present on campus to sign consent forms. All participants are encouraged to bring their latest shot records with them.

Participants were required to follow the COVID-19 Mitigation Guidelines:

· Undergo a temperature check before entering campus;

· Wear a mask at all times;

· Maintain a physical distance of at least 6ft.; and

· Wash hands or use hand sanitizer often.

The vaccinations are given upon availability.