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Immunization Schedule

Last Updated: 9/21/2017

Our practice follows the immunization guidelines recommended by the American Academy of Pediatrics. For descriptions of these vaccines and the diseases they protect against, please visit www.immunizationinfo.org , www.vaccinesafety.edu, or www.immunize.org.

For detailed informational sheets published by the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) please visit www.cdc.gov/vaccines/pubs/vis.

Immunization Alternatives are available through the State Health Department and Lancaster General Hospital Child Protect Program.

For information regarding Pennsylvania’s school immunization requirements visit http://www.health.pa.gov/My%20Health/Immunizations/School/Pages/default.aspx#.WcPdctWPKUk

2017 Recommended Immunizations

Children: Birth Through 6 Years Old

 

Birth
 

1
mo

2
mos

4
mos

6
mos

12
mos

15
mos

18
mos

19-23
mos

2-3
yrs

4-6
yrs

Hep B

X

X

 

 

X

 

 

 

 

 

 

Rotavirus

 

 

X

X

X

 

 

 

 

 

 

DTaP

 

 

X

X

X

 

X

X

 

 

X

Hib

 

 

X

X

X

X

X

 

 

 

 

Pneumococcal

 

 

X

X

X

X

X

 

 

 

 

IPV

 

 

X

X

X

 

 

 

 

 

X

Influenza (Yearly)*

 

 

 

 

X

X

X

X

X

X

X

MMR

 

 

 

 

 

X

 

 

 

X

Varicella

 

 

 

 

 

X

X

 

 

 

X

Hep A

 

 

 

 

 

X

X

X

X

 

 

 

Ages 7 Through 18 Years Old

 

7-10 yrs

11-12 yrs

13-18 yrs

Tdap

 

X  (11 years old, required prior to entering 7th grade)

 

MCV4

 

X (11 years old, required prior to entering 7th grade)

booster at 16 years (required prior to entering 12th grade) 

Human Papillomavirus (HPV9) Vaccine (2 doses)

X (as early as 9 years old)

X (2 doses prior to 13th birthday)

 

Serogroup B Meningococcal (MenB) (2 doses)

  2 doses given between 16-18 years of age
Influenza (Yearly)XXX

A current immunization schedule is as follows. Please be advised that immunizations are dynamic and change is to be expected. A parent or guardian must be present to give consent for vaccines to be administered to any patient less than 18 years of age.

Schedule

birth

HBV#1 (usually given in hospital)

1-2 week visit

 

1 month visit

HBV#2

2 month visit

DtaP#1, Hib#1, IPV#1, Prevnar#1,
Rotavirus  #1

4 month visit

DtaP#2, Hib#2, IPV#2, Prevnar#2,
Rotavirus  #2,

6 month visit

DtaP#3, Hib#3, IPV#3, Prevnar#3, Rotavirus#3, Influenza

9 month visit

HBV#3, Hematocrit, Influenza, Lead level if at risk

12 month visit

MMR#1, Varicella#1, HepA#1, Influenza

15 month visit

DtaP#4, HIB#4, Prevnar#4, Influenza

18 month visit

HepA#2, Influenza

2 year visit

Hematocrit (if indicated), Influenza

3 year visit

Urinalysis, Influenza

4 year visit

Audio + Eye, Influenza

5 year visit

DtaP#5, IPV#4, MMR#2, Varivax #2, Influenza

11-12 year visit

Meningococcal , HPV (2 doses given 6 mths apart), Tdap booster, Influenza

6 -21 years

every year for check up, Influenza

16-18 years

Meningococcal booster, Meningococcal B vaccine (2 doses given 6 mths apart)

 

Key

DTaP

=

Diphtheria, Tetanus, acellular Pertussis

HBV

=

Hepatitis B

MMR

=

Measles, Mumps & Rubella

Td

=

Diptheria, Tetanus (adult)

HIB

=

Haemophilus B Influenza

Varivax

=

Chicken Pox Vaccine

IPV

=

Polio

Prevnar

=

Pneumoccal Vaccine,

Hep A

=

Hepatitis A Vaccine,

Meningococcal

=

Meningitis Vaccine,

HPV

=

Human Papilloma Virus Vaccine for vaginal and vulvar cancers in females,
anal cancer in females and males,
throat cancer in females and males, and
penile cancer in males.

Tdap

=

Tetanus/Diptheria/Pertussis Booster

Influenza

=

Flu Vaccine

 

Immunization Alternative

 State Health Department

1661 Old Philadelphia Pike
Lancaster, PA
299-7597

All immunizations given on Thursday
8:30 – 11:00 A.M.   and 1:15 – 2:30 P.M.
$5.00 change – depending on family income
(Payable by check or money order only)
per child per visit

Free if no insurance or on Medical Assistance under 19 years of age

APPOINTMENT NEEDED.
Please take Immunization Record with you.

 Lancaster General Hospital

Child Protect Program
544-3138

  • Free Immunizations offered at various
    Countywide locations to families without
    Health Insurance.
  • Please take Immunization Record with you.
  • Schedules published in local newspapers or available at LPA.