Certain infectious diseases such as salmonella, measles, shigella and others must be reported to the Vineland Health Department. Upon receipt of such reports, Public Health Nursing staff investigates the case or cases in order to control the spread of the disease in the community. To report an infectious disease, or if you have any questions about communicable diseases call 856-794-4000 *4806.
The Vineland Department of Health is offering flu shots to all residents of the City of Vineland. Anyone who wants to lower their chances of getting the flu should get a flu shot. It is highly recommended for people who are at high risk of getting the flu. This includes people:
• 50 years of age or older
• All children from 6 months to 18 years old
• Pregnant women
• Heart Disease
• Kidney Disease
• Caregivers to infants or the elderly
All children ages 6-59 months enrolled in child care, preschool or pre-Kindergarten are now required to receive at least one dose of the flu vaccine before December 31, 2010. Questions? Please call the Health Department at: 856-794-4000 ext. 4806.
Information on What You Need To Know about the Influenza Vaccine.
Immunizations are essential to protect children from many devastating diseases. But adults also need immunizations—the NJ Department of Health reports that over 40,000 adults die each year from diseases for which an immunization is available. Take a look at the following immunization schedule and make sure every member of your family gets all needed immunizations.
Click on the picture below for the Interactive Child Immunization Scheduler from the CDC:
FREE "fingerstick lead testing for underinsured or non-insured children ages 6 months to 6 years of age and case management to all lead poisoned children. Contact the Cumberland County Health Department for more information: (856) 327-7602
Free, rapid HIV testing. Test results available within 20 minutes. Walk-in testing every Tuesday 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm at STD Clinic.
Monday - Friday by appointment at Health Department. Call 794-4000 *4806 to schedule an appointment.
FREE clinic for testing and treament of sexually transmitted diseases (gonorrhea, syphilis, chlamydia, etc.)
No appointment necessary. All information is kept confidential.
Tuesday registration 4:00 - 5:00 p.m.
Vineland Health Department - Nursing Division
610 E. Montrose Street
Vineland, NJ 08360
Case management, testing and related treatment for tuberculosis. All information is kept confidential. Call for questions or to make an appointment: 856-794-4000 *4806.
Clinic is held every 3rd Thursday of the month.
To assist medically underserved Vineland residents with prescriptions.
Not eligible if you have Medicaid or any other prescription coverage. To make an appointment call 856-794-4000 *4806.