Mumps and MMR Vaccine – What you need to know!
With over 500 verified cases of mumps in Hawaii it has been brought to the attention of the Department of Health and local media. Here is what you need to know about mumps and the MMR vaccine used to prevent it.
If you are having symptoms of mumps please come into Island Urgent Care and see one of our Physicians right away.
The Department of Health recommends people working or living in crowded or busy conditions to get vaccinated with the MMR vaccine if they haven’t received one in the last 10 years.
CLICK HERE for Department of Health website
If you are not sure if you have been vaccinated please come to Island Urgent Care and talk to one of our Physicians today! The MMR vaccine is covered my most insurances, however as always you do not need insurance to get an MMR shot at Island Urgent Care it will be provided at a flat rate.
Come and get vaccinated today and let’s stop the spread of mumps!
Docs at IUC