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Vaccine Deadline Extended In Jessamine County

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Posted at 5:11 AM, Aug 16, 2018
and last updated 2018-08-16 05:11:34-04

JESSAMINE COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18)– Jessamine County Schools are extending the deadline to get the hepatitis a and meningococcal vaccines due to shortages.

In a Facebook post, they say students who have yet to get the vaccines may attend school when they present a written confirmation of a future scheduled appointment from a doctor’s office, health clinic, or the health department.

The appointment date cannot extend past Aug. 31.