Immunization Requirements

  • All children must be immunized against diphtheria, rubeola, rubella, mumps, tetanus, hepatitis A, hepatitis B, varicella, pertussis, meningitis and poliomyelitis, to comply with Section  38.001 of the TEC.  We also highly recommend getting a flu shot annually.

    These guidelines are posted in the DSHS website at

    Our local Health Department is located at:

    1714 Justice Center Blvd, Suite A

    Gainesville, Texas

    940-665-9315 ext. 5