FLU  VACCINE UPDATE
Masks are optional but highly advised with all patients with respiratory symptoms. Masking with continue to be required for our Sat/Sun walk in clinics .
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COVID Vaccine Information

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As of June 18, 2022, the CDC recommends the COVID 19 vaccine for children 6 months through 5 years of age.  Northpoint Pediatrics does not currently offer the vaccine but has the following recommendations:

  • Schedule COVID-19 vaccine for age 6 months and older by visiting https://vaccine.coronavirus.in.gov/ 
  • Fishers Health Department has started administering the vaccine.  Please call 317-537-0500 to schedule, self-schedule is not currently available.
  • Indiana State Department of Health advises you to call 211 or go to ourshot.in.gov to find out about vaccine availability for your child's age and to schedule an appointment.
Schedule COVID testing at CVSWalgreensState Board of HealthFisher’s Health Department

 

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 Your Northpoint Pediatrician's Positon on Covid Vaccine + Helpful Advice

COVID-19 Vaccine – Get Your COVID-19 Shot and a Booster Shot:
•    Vaccines have saved more lives than any other public health action. They are the most powerful weapon we have against deadly infectious diseases. Follow the science.

•    Safe and effective vaccines are now available for people age 6 months and older.

•    Get your COVID-19 vaccine and a booster. It could save your life and protect your family.

•    Vaccine Sites: Schedule COVI-19 vaccines by visiting https://vaccine.coronavirus.in.gov/


Keep Your Body Strong
•    Get your body ready to fight the COVID-19 virus.
•    Get enough sleep (very important).
•    Keep your heart strong. Walk or exercise every day. Take the stairs. Caution: avoid physical exhaustion.
•    Stay well-hydrated.
•    Eat healthy meals. Avoid overeating to deal with your fears.
•    Avoid the over-use of anti-fever medicines. Fever fights infections and ramps up your immune system.