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Immunization Schedule

Please refer to the individual wellness visit pages for more information on other procedures that will be performed during each visit.

The influenza vaccine is given annually starting in October to infants and children at least 6 months of age or older at the start of the season.

Visit Vaccinations
Hospital Nursery Hepatitis B #1
2 Weeks None scheduled
1 Month None scheduled
2 Month DTap / Polio / HepB #1 (Pediarix)
Hib #1
PCV #1 (Prevnar)
RV #1 (Rotateq)
4 Month DTap / Polio / HepB #2 (Pediarix)
Hib #2
PCV #2 (Prevnar)
RV #2 (Rotateq)
6 Month DTap / Polio / HepB #3 (Pediarix)
Hib #3
PCV #3 (Prevnar)
RV #3 (Rotateq)
9 Month None scheduled
12 Month MMR #1
Varicella #1
HepA #1
15 Month Hib #4
PCV #4 (Prevnar)
18 Month DTap #4
HepA #2
2 Year None scheduled
3 Year None scheduled
4 Year MMRV #2 (MMR / Varicella)
DTaP / Polio (Kinrix)
5–9 Years None scheduled
10 Year Tdap*
11 Year Tdap*
Meningococcal meningitis #1 (Menactra)
HPV #1**
12 Year HPV #2**
13–15 Year HPV series** (if not given previously)
16 or 17 Year Meningococcal meningitis #2 (Menactra)

* Tdap may be given at the 10-year visit at the provider’s discretion. If given at the 10-year visit, then no Tdap will be given at the 11-year visit.

** If the HPV vaccine series is given prior to 15 years of age, then only two vaccines are needed to complete the series. If the series is initiated at 15 years of age, three doses of the HPV vaccine will be needed.

Immunization Abbreviations

  • DTap: Diptheria Tetanus acellular Pertussis
  • Hep B: Hepatitis B
  • Hib: Haemophilus Influenzae type B
  • PCV: Pneumococcal conjugate vaccine
  • RV: Rotavirus (Rotateq/Rotarix)
  • MMR: Measles, Mumps, Rubella
  • Varicella: Chicken Pox
  • Hep A: Hepatitis A
  • MMRV: Measles, Mumps, Rubella, Varicella
  • Tdap: Tetanus diptheria acellular pertussis
  • HPV: Human Papillomavirus vaccine

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