Free Tetanus Shots Available
Free Tetanus Shots Available in 14 Counties
The Mississippi State Department of Health (MSDH) reminds all flood-affected residents that a tetanus vaccination is recommended if it’s been 10 years or more since your last tetanus vaccination (Tdap is the recommended vaccine). In the event of a puncture wound or wound contaminated with floodwater, individuals should consult a healthcare provider.
Tetanus vaccinations are available at all county health departments and are FREE in the following federally declared counties impacted by the flood waters:
To locate a county health department near you, visit the MSDH website at www.HealthyMS.com or call us toll-free at 1-866-HLTHY4U (1-866-458-4948).