DOH asks Parents to Book Back to School Immunizations

July 26, 2011


The state health department is telling parents to get ready for the upcoming school year by getting your

kids immunized…Michelle Roberts with the Immunizations and child profile office says getting your kids

immunized protects not only your child, but your child’s friends.

Washington has long been one of the most lenient states allowing

parents to “opt out” of the immunization requirements for a number of reasons…Roberts says

that’s changing, starting this week. Parents will now need a doctor to sign the opt out