Infants born to hepatitis B-positive women must receive the accurate doses of HBV vaccine and HBIG to ensure
Prevention of Hepatitis B Virus Infection in the United States: Recommendations of the Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices
The 2018 statement incorporates guidance for vaccination and testing of people at occupational risk for hepatitis B virus exposure (such as healthcare providers), including persons vaccinated as infants or adolescents who now test negative for anti-HBs.
Vaccinate Your Family: The Next Generation of Every Child By Two, has prepared this second annual State of the ImmUnion
report to examine how strong our defenses truly are against vaccine-preventable diseases and what we can do, as public health
advocates and legislators, to make our country stronger and more resilient in the face of emerging health threats. Read the full report HERE
The 2018 adult immunization schedule has also been approved by the American College of Physicians, the American Academy of Family Physicians, the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, and the American College of Nurse-Midwives. Read On.
People who don’t get vaccinated are the most likely reason for the steady increase in the rate of measles and major outbreaks in the United States, according to an analysis released Tuesday.