Hasbro Children's Hospital offers an immunization clinic for children who are not covered by health insurance. A parent or legal guardian must accompany the child to be vaccinated.
Immunization has all but eliminated polio and other deadly infectious diseases in many parts of the world, but diseases that have disappeared in our country can return if children are not vaccinated. Some confusing reports have appeared in the media, and physicians take parental concerns about vaccines very seriously. The bottom line: Vaccines protect your children.