Health Department Urges People to Get Measles Vaccination

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ASHLAND COUNTY, Oh – There are now 59 confirmed cases of Measles in Ohio, according to the Ohio Department of Health. Nine of those cases have occurred in Ashland County.

The Ashland County-City Health Department is now recommending people get vaccinated for the disease as soon as possible.

The health department offers vaccination clinics every Tuesday from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. The vaccinations are by appointment. Walk-in vaccinations are available the 4th Monday of every month from 1 p.m. – 5 p.m.

For more information on scheduling an appointment with the Ashland County-City Health Department call 419-282-4357.