Address: 570 East Woodrow Wilson Jackson, MS 39215 View Map
Phone: (601) 576-7176

About Us

The Mississippi State Department of Health promotes and protects the health of all Mississippians.

How can I find out what vaccinations my child needs?

Immunization against childhood diseases are required by Mississippi Law in order to enter school, Head Start, or day care. Specific vaccinations are also recommended for students entering high school or college. See the Immunization Schedule for complete details:

Obtaining immunization records: the Immunization Registry

Our Immunization Registry program records immunizations received by individuals from public clinics and participating private doctors. Records for many adults and most children are available there for parents and qualified professionals. For details, see our Immunization Registry page in the Immunization section of our website at

For more information on immunizations for all ages, visit the Mississippi State Department of Health website at

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