Health 1st Medical Centre

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Ages 4 to 6 years


1. Hepatitis B  

        
Normally three injections.

Dosing schedules may vary depending on brand of vaccine and health status of child. Hepatitis B Vaccination. A partial series is acceptable so long as the next injection in the series is not due at the time of the immigration medical.


or


Proof of vaccination not required when there is proof of immunity using an antibody titers blood test.


2. Combination vaccine for:

Diphtheria

Tetanus

Polio

Pertussis

Hib


Proof of the first three vaccinations normally given at 2, 4 and 6 months of age and the 18 month booster and the age 4 to 6 year old booster.


or


That your child is as far along with the recommended series as possible at the time of the immigration medical.


3. MMR Combination Vaccine for:

Mumps

Measles

Rubella


Age 12 months or older with a reinforcing booster usually given between age 4 to 6 years. If no history of a primary immunization, must have had a MMR within one month of the immigration medical.


4. Chickenpox (Varicella)    


Immunization required if the child is over the age of 1 and has not had chickenpox. 


or


A verbal declaration that the child has had chickenpox infection.


5. Pneumococcal/conjugate Vaccine (Prevnar)          


Required for children age 2 to 59 months.


6. Influenza (Flu shot)
            
Required for everyone over 6 months of age. (during flu season only - November to February)