Health 1st Medical Centre

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Ages 7 to 17 years


1. Hepatitis B          
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‚ÄčNormally three injections. Dosing schedules may vary depending on brand of vaccine, age
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


Proof of the first three vaccinations normally given at 2, 4, and 6 months, the 18 month booster and the age 4 to 6 year booster, and depending on the child's age, the 14 to 16 year old booster.


or


Proof that your child is as up-to-date as possible with the recommended series.


3. MMR 

Combination Vaccine for:

Mumps

Measles 

Rubella


Primary booster with history of a reinforcing dose at age 4 to 6 years. If no primary vaccination, then must have a MMR within a month of the immigration medical.

If history of a primary vaccination must have reinforcing dose prior to the immigration medical.


4. Chickenpox (Varicella)    


Immunization required if the child has not yet had chickenpox.
For those over the age of 13 at the time of initial vaccination, a reinforcing dose is due 4 or more weeks after the primary immunization.


or


A verbal declaration that the person had an infection with chickenpox.


5. Meningococcal (Menjugate  or Menactra)        


Required for children age 11 to 17 years.


6. Influenza  (Flu shot)           


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