6 Stony Hill Road Bethel, CT 06801

Vaccinations

Vaccinations

Vaccinations in Bethel, CT

Beyond Urgent Care in Bethel administers routine vaccinations, adult & adolescent vaccinations and travel vaccinations. Our Bethel clinic accepts walk-ins and offers little to now wait.

Our compassionate physicians are here to provide you with the best treatment and answer any questions you have about vaccinations or vaccination schedules. We are Bethe’s trusted urgent care clinic for vaccinations. 

You can download the patient intake forms, fill them out and bring them with you to the clinic to speed up your intake process.

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What to Know about Vaccinations

What is a Vaccination?

A vaccination is an injection taken to kill or weaken organisms and produce immunity against these organisms, helping defend against diseases is to have a vaccination. This not only benefits you but those around you who may more susceptible to certain diseases.

Preventing the spread of a disease can help:

*Babies who cannot have vaccinations
*Unvaccinated children & adults
*The Elderly
*Those with weakened immune systems from other illnesses
*Pregnant women
*Those allergic to vaccinations

When Is the Best Time to Get a Vaccination?

Delaying your scheduled vaccinations is not a good idea. It makes your immune system vulnerable to any illnesses that may be spreading in the Bethel area. The timely use of vaccinations protects the greater public, helping prevent the spread of a disease and almost eliminate certain diseases.

What Types of Vaccinations Do You Offer in Bethel, CT?

We offer vaccinations for adolescents, elderly, routine and travel.

Vaccinations for Adolescents

Preteens and Teens will need vaccinations as childhood vaccines expire.

Most often, adolescents will need vaccinations during their schooling, especially college. Most full-time college freshmen in Connecticut are required to have vaccinations for measles, mumps and Rubella (MMR) and the Varicella vaccine (Chickenpox). We offer both at our Bethel services.

Here is a complete list of all the required vaccinations:

*TD (Tetanus Diphtheria)
*Meningitis (Meningococcal)
*HPV (Human Papillomavirus)
*TDAP (Whooping Cough)
*FLU (Influenza)
*MMR (Measles, Mumps, and Rubella)
*Chickenpox (Varicella)
*Pneumonia (Pneumococcal)
*Hepatitis A (HEP A)
*Hepatitis B (HEP B)

Vaccinations for the Elderly

Due to age, seniors often have a weaker immune system and are higher risk for disease. The most common disease for older individuals is shingles, and most over 60 also contract the seasonal-flu. We help protect your health by offering the range of needed vaccinations for your age group at our Bethel urgent care.

Here is a list of vaccinations that can be provided for 65 and over:

*Flu (Influenza)
*Shingles (Herpes Zoster)
*Pneumonia (Pneumococcal)
*TD (Tetanus Diphtheria)
*TDAP (Whooping Cough)
*Hepatitis A (HEP A)
*Hepatitis B (HEP B)
*MMR (Measles, Mumps and Rubella)

Routine Vaccinations

It is always preferable to prevent disease rather than treat it. We offer routine vaccinations that are recommended for everyone in the United States. Each vaccination has its own time schedule, annually, every decade, etc. We will look through your vaccination history and identify which vaccinations have lapsed. Our Bethel care center, can help you with routine vaccinations.

Here is a list of routine vaccines:

*Hepatitis A (HEP A)
*Hepatitis B (HEP B)
*TD (Tetanus Diphtheria)
*TDAP (Whooping Cough)
*Flu (Influenza)
*HPV (Human Papillomavirus)
*Shingles (Herpes Zoster)
*Pneumonia (pneumococcal)
*Meningitis (Meningococcal)

Travel Vaccinations

Everyone loves travelling, but no one loves catching a disease while travelling. Depending on where your destination is there will be different recommendations for what vaccinations you will need. Be sure to consult with one of our providers before heading on your trip.

Common recommended travel vaccinations:

* Yellow Fever
*Meningitis (Meningococcal)
*Japanese Encephalitis
*Typhoid
*Rabies
*Polio
*Hepatitis A (HEP A)
*Hepatitis B (HEP B)
*Hepatitis A/ Hepatitis B Combination

 

Beyond Urgent Care – Bethel, is part of the larger Beyond Urgent Care network. A network of professional Urgent Care clinics run by board-certified physicians. Our goal is to give the highest quality care to our patients while providing affordable services.