Vaccines for Children (VFC)

Chester Clinic


Service Description

Memorial Hospital's Chester Clinic participates in the Vaccines for Children (VFC) program, The VFC Program offers vaccines at no cost to eligible children through health care providers enrolled in the program. Vaccinating on time means healthier children, families, and communities. Who is eligible for VFC? Children ages 18 years or younger who meet at least one of the following requirements: • American Indian or Alaska Native • Medicaid-eligible • Uninsured • Underinsured What is the cost of VFC? There is no charge for the vaccines given by VFC providers to eligible children. Health care providers may charge other fees related to the visit, such as: • Giving a shot • Office visit • Non-vaccine services, like an eye exam or blood test Where can I get my child vaccinated? Chester Clinic 2319 Old Plank Road Chester, IL 62233 618-826-2388