Back to School Health Days Saturday, July 25 & Saturday, August 1

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Neighborhood Health is hosting two “Back to School Health Days” on Saturday, July 25, and Saturday, August 1, from 9 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. at its East Side Center (905 Main Street, Nashville). Immunizations, physicals and dental screenings will be available along with games, prizes and face painting.

Back to School Health Day will provide a convenient single stop for the immunizations, physicals and dental screenings students may need before the start of school.  Metropolitan Nashville Public Schools head back to class on August 5.

Eligibility:

  • Students under age 18 (no residency restriction)
  • No charge for students insured by TennCare or Cover Kids
  • Immunizations provided at no charge to uninsured students
  • Dental screenings provided at no charge to all
  • Low cost for uninsured students for physicals
  • Private insurance cannot be accepted for the immunizations

Additionally, immunizations and physicals are available now until the start of school at three locations:

  • Cleveland Park, 1223 Dickerson Pike, Nashville 37207
  • East Side, 905 Main Street, Nashville 37206
  • Napier Place, 107 Charles E. Davis Boulevard, Nashville 37210

No appointment is necessary on July 25 and August 1, but appointments are encouraged at other times and locations.   Appointments can be made by calling 615-227-3000.

Neighborhood Health, formerly United Neighborhood Health Services, Inc., is a private non-profit network of neighborhood health centers that have served Nashville for nearly 40 years.  Through its ten Nashville neighborhood clinics, the Downtown Homeless Clinic, two mobile health units, and a clinic in Hartsville, Tennessee,  Neighborhood Health annually serves approx. 32,000 medically underserved people of all ages; 17,000 have no health insurance.  Visit www.NeighborhoodHealthTN.org or call 615-227-3000 for information about Neighborhood Health clinics and programs.